[Mailman-Users] Can't change settings in Web Interface

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Sep 20 16:53:40 CEST 2010

On 9/19/2010 1:37 PM, Oliver Schad wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've migrated an existing mailman list from one system to another with a 
> complete different linux distribution.
> I changed the domain also and everything works fine. But the Web- doesn't 
> accept changes. I found no error message anywhere. The Web Interface shows 
> all information, I can log in. But I can't make any change. Commandline 
> tools works fine too.

Is this the case for new lists too? Did you run fix_url on the migrated

> This looks like a permission problem I thought so I checked the 
> permissions manually and with the script "check_perms". It fixed some 
> permissions and doesn't like symlinks like in debian what I'm using, so it 
> only checks the permissions of the symlink itselfs not the target.

But it fixes the target and then continues to complain about the
symlink, so there should actually be no problem.

> I've checked the targets manually and everything seems to be ok.
> I need a way to debug this problem, any ideas?

See the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/ioA9>.

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