[Mailman-Users] How to send "mailman-owner" emails to more than one site admin

Anthony Whyte arwhyte at umich.edu
Tue Aug 10 18:32:33 CEST 2010

We are running Mailman 2.1.9 and I've included below a sample alias entries email that is sent to the mailman-owner whenever we create a new list.  The question I have is how does one configure Mailman to post such alerts as that below to more than a single site administrator?


Anthony Whyte
Sakai Foundation / University of Michigan


Begin forwarded message:

> From: mailman-owner at collab.sakaiproject.org
> Date: August 10, 2010 10:45:38 AM EDT
> To: mailman-owner at collab.sakaiproject.org
> Subject: Mailing list creation request for list test
> The mailing list `test' has been created via the through-the-web
> interface.  In order to complete the activation of this mailing list, the
> proper /etc/aliases (or equivalent) file must be updated.  The program
> `newaliases' may also have to be run.
> Here are the entries for the /etc/aliases file:
> test:              "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman post test"
> test-admin:        "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman admin test"
> test-bounces:      "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman bounces test"
> test-confirm:      "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman confirm test"
> test-join:         "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman join test"
> test-leave:        "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman leave test"
> test-owner:        "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman owner test"
> test-request:      "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman request test"
> test-subscribe:    "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman subscribe test"
> test-unsubscribe:  "|/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman unsubscribe test"

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