[Mailman-Users] new server not archiving messages

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Aug 13 17:20:18 CEST 2010

On 8/13/2010 6:52 AM, a.smith at ukgrid.net wrote:
> Hi,
>   Ive just installed Mailman 2.1.12 to a new FreeBSD 8.1 server. I have
> copied across the contents of the lists directory from an existing
> server that I want to copy. When tested the server works, in so much as
> recieving mails and forward to list members but no data is stored in the
> archive directory. Ive checked the Defaults.py (I am using the default
> settings, which are identical to my old working server) and auto archive
> is on and everything looks setup to work.
> Ive had a search for similar issues and didnt really find anything
> helpful. One person said they´d had to log in via the GUI to every list
> and make some change and then save the config and then it started working.
> Does anyone have any suggestions as to what could cause this, or how to
> trouble shoot the issue further?

Run Mailman's bin/check_perms

Look in Mailman's error log

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