[Mailman-Users] disable change password

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Aug 15 01:15:02 CEST 2009

Angel Camacho Villan wrote:

>hi list? somebody know
>how to disable the options to change password for users?

Are you trying to prevent the user from changing her own password or
prevent the list admin from changing a user's password. If the latter,
that is the default behavior in Mailman 2.1.10+ contingent on the

So if you want to prevent list owners form changing member passwords
and your Mailman version is 2.1.10 or later, just make sure you don't

Preventing this in older Mailman versions or preventing users from
changing their own passwords requires code modification.

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