[Mailman-Users] listinfo shows wrong lists

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Mar 12 18:02:40 CET 2009

Ulf Dunkel wrote:
>I wonder if I ran into a bug with listinfo. I use several Mailman lists 
>in several domains which really work fine so far.
>But when you take a look at this listinfo page:
>	http://calamus.net/mailman/listinfo
>you will see that it also lists all mailing lists which belong to 
>icalamus.net by mistake.
>I wonder if listinfo does a simple strpos() or stuff (didn't find or 
>check the relevant sources) which would explain why "icalamus.net" is 
>also shown when "calamus.net" should be listed.

Well, it's Python, not PHP, but essentially, yes. It checks if the
current host name is a substring of the web_page_url attribute of a
list to decide whether to show that list.

>Should I file a bug?

Yes. <https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman>

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