[Mailman-Users] editing?

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Sep 30 17:46:29 CEST 2011

Patrick Cox wrote:

>Is there no way to edit posts on a mailman list? Messages often come with
>notes from the author like, "Could you please post this to your listserve?"
>Other kinds of edits are sometimes needed too. But when I go to where I can
>view the message before approving it on my administration page, I can't. I
>can see the whole message in what looks like a text box, and I believe I can
>even click on it and place my cursor there. But I cannot delete and text or
>type new text.

There is a patch to enable this at
<https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/557995>. It may need some
revision for recent versions.

Also see the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/24A9>.

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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