[Mailman-Users] Attachment URL in the archive is mangled.

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Wed Nov 19 16:28:10 CET 2008

Mark Dale wrote:
>In answer to your questions ...
>I am using Mailman version: 2.1.5
>Subscribers can choose digest if they want.
>The link is broken in the digest messages, just like in the archive.
>The broken link happens for every PDF file, even though the PDF arrives
>with the email. (Doesn't arrive in the digest, just a broken link)
>The link is almost okay, it's just the "=" sign that gets inserted that
>messes things up.

There have been many changes in Scrubber.py (the module which does
this) since 2.1.5. I will look into it, but I don't know if I will be
able to duplicate the problem.

>If it is a Word.doc that gets attached, no URL appears at all in the
>archive, not is there even a "scrubbed" message. Also, Word.doc files
>don't even arrive with the email.

Because these attachments are removed by content filtering before the
message is archived and delivered.

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