[Mailman-Users] Help with MAILMAN list password
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Fri Jul 23 05:05:18 CEST 2010
Mauricio Juarez writes:
> - I use mailman to administrate my email lists
> - I need absolutely change the Admin Lists password
> - I used the command: change_pw in my /bin Mailman directory, all was
> OK, I can use my new password for all the lists but
> My old password work too, do you know why? I change the root password
> too ( the same) but doesnt work, now the old password and the new one
> worked Help plz
There are three levels of password:
moderator: May approve or reject posts. Cannot access list config.
list admin: May access and change list config, and moderate.
site admin: May create and remove lists, change config, and moderate.
change_pw only affects the site admin password. To change list admin
and moderator passwords, you must operate on each list. In the web
interface, there is a Passwords section of the interface where you can
If you have a lot of lists, you may want to use a script. See
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