[Mailman-Users] Mailman list sends but doesn't receive mail.
joemailgroups at gmail.com
Fri Dec 10 07:47:47 CET 2010
Again, I can't thank you enough. The list(s) are up and running. I wouldn't
have been able to get it to work had it not been for your help.
I also want to thank those who responded either through the list or
privately with helpful answers to my Unix-related questions. Your answers
have helped me find my way around Unix and motivated me to further improve
my understanding of it.
There are a few things I still need to tweak and I thought I would ask you a
few additional questions. I hope you don't mind.
I have created two additional lists for a total of three that I created plus
one that Apple's own Server Admin requires (a list named Mailman). Using the
web interface to check the lists hosted by my domain I find conflicting
results. This is what I have:
List 1 [no description available]
List 2 [no description available]
List 3 [no description available]
List 4 [no description available]
Shouldn't both www.domain.com and domain.com lead to the same results ? How
can I make the necessary corrections so that both addresses are
interchangeable and lead to the same results ?
As I made an attempt to create lists using the Mailman's web interface
instead of Apple's Server Admin I couldn't get it done. Mailman kept
returning an error message stating I didn't have permission to create lists.
I tried numerous different passwords including the admin password for my
server but it wouldn't work.
What have I done wrong ?
Thank you again for all your help.
On 12/8/10 6:07 PM, "Mark Sapiro" <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:
> JRC Groups wrote:
>> I sent the message and this is what the log in Server Admin shows:
>> Dec 8 17:48:13 dentserv postfix/smtpd: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from
>> mail-gw0-f52.google.com[220.127.116.11]: 450 4.7.1
>> <Implants-request at 3wforum.com>: Recipient address rejected: Service is
>> unavailable; from=<joemailgroups at gmail.com>
>> to=<Implants-request at 3wforum.com> proto=ESMTP helo=<mail-gw0-f52.google.com>
>> Dec 8 17:48:13 dentserv postfix/smtpd: disconnect from
> This is Apple Postfix's greylisting at work. googlemail should retry
> the send after a few minutes and it should succeed. See, e.g.,
>>> Try running
>>> sudo /usr/share/mailman/bin/check_perms -f
>>> If it runs cleanly (don't worry about the warning about
>>> archives/private being world searchable) logging and archiving should
>> I ran it and the following is the output:
>> dentserv:~ locadmin$ sudo /usr/share/mailman/bin/check_perms -f
>> Warning: Private archive directory is other-executable (o+x).
>> This could allow other users on your system to read private
>> If you're on a shared multiuser system, you should consult the
>> installation manual on how to fix this.
> This is the warning I meant to ignore.
>> /private/var/mailman/data/virtual-mailman.db owned by root (must be owned by
>> _mailman (fixing)
>> /private/var/mailman/data/virtual-mailman.db permissions must be 066x (got
>> 0100640) (fixing)
>> Problems found: 2
>> Re-run as _mailman (or root) with -f flag to fix
> You already ran it via sudo with -f so the problems with
> virtual-mailman.db should be fixed now.
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