[Mailman-Users] Install question - was: Errors on mailman startup

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri May 29 23:50:51 CEST 2009

Malveeka Tewari wrote:
>I tried creating a newlist using bin/newlist
>It asked me for an email address and password which I enetered but I got an
>Illegal list name: mailman-admin at localhost

The instructions you are following are no good. DEFAULT_EMAIL_HOST and
DEFAULT_URL_HOST and the host names you supply to configure have to be
fully qualified domain names. 'localhost' won't work.

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