[Mailman-Users] import 2.1.9 lists to 2.1.12

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Feb 11 23:24:17 CET 2010

me at electronico.nc wrote:
>I have now troubles to connect to the Admin side of lists.
>I have changed the password for every list using :
>/usr/lib/mailman/bin/change_pw -a -p new_password
>but I get a 'we hit a bug' error
>admin(5594): [----- Mailman Version: 2.1.12 -----]
>admin(5594): [----- Traceback ------]
>admin(5594): Traceback (most recent call last):
>admin(5594):   File "/var/lib/mailman/scripts/driver", line 112, in 
>admin(5594):     main()
>admin(5594):   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/admin.py", line 198, 
>in main
>admin(5594):     mlist.Save()
>admin(5594):   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/MailList.py", line 570, in 
>admin(5594):     self.__save(dict)
>admin(5594):   File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/MailList.py", line 525, in 
>admin(5594):     fp = open(fname_tmp, 'w')
>admin(5594): IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: 

You have an ownership or permissions issue. bin/check_perms will
probably fix it, but Mailman's group is not able to create files in
the /var/lib/mailman/lists/bureau dorectory.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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