[Mailman-Users] Maximum number of members per list

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Jun 7 16:34:20 CEST 2010

Sergi wrote:
>thanks for the reply, but I was thinking not on a list administration 
>context but on a whole mailman server administration context, something 
>set at list creation time and unavailable for a list administrator.
>I am thinking of an ugly method of watching config.pck files, counting 
>members and taking action if thresholds are reached.

cd ~mailman
for list in `bin/list_lists --bare`; do
  if [ `bin/list_members $list | wc -l` -gt 200 ] ; then
    echo $list has over 200 members

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