[Mailman-Users] Admin getting bug on one list
mark at msapiro.net
Tue Sep 30 01:18:41 CEST 2008
Bill Christensen wrote:
>At 3:24 PM -0700 9/29/08, Mark Sapiro wrote:
>>It looks like at least once, you had removed config.pck and Mailman had
>>fallen back to config.pck.last - this is where the config.pck.safety
>>It actually appears that some saves of the list are succeeding and that
>>maybe it is only the admin CGI that's failing.
>>Does the list appear to work otherwise?
>Yes, mail from approved senders is going through. This is a
>moderated list though, so there are a number of messages stacked up
>waiting for admin approval.
>> ls -ld /usr/local/mailman/lists/aen
>>give: the permissions should be drwxrwsr-x and the group should be
>>mailman. The owner is normally root or the web server (nobody?)
>>depending on how the list was created.
>Yes, it's drwxrwsr-x and the owner and group match all the other
Is this Mac OS X? If so, see
Unfortunately, the links in that post are all invalid. They should be
and the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/O4A9>.
The post at
indicates that that poster's problem was solved by simply removing
config.pck.last. It is OK to do that as long as there is a good
config.pck. If you're unsure, you could try just renaming
config.pck.last. The key is that there be no config.pck.last when you
go to the admindb page.
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San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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