[Mailman-Users] problem with mailman not working...

Troy Campbell troy.campbell at fedex.com
Mon Jan 16 17:25:50 CET 2012

Thanks again.  Observations: Somehow the stale lock was stopping all 
emails from going out
and secondly, /var/lock/mailman is where the lock was.  I'm not sure how 
I happened to figure
that lock location out as it isn't ~mailman/locks.  Perhaps my config is 

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On 1/13/2012 4:11 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Troy Campbell wrote:
>> It appears there was a list that created locks in /var/lock/mailman so I
>> deleted this list and recreated it
>> and life seems to be good again...thanks again man for the excellent
>> support!
> I'm glad things are again working well for you, but deleting and
> recreating the list was probably overkill. The FAQ at
> <http://wiki.list.org/x/noA9>  gives information about clearing
> stale/orphaned locks. I have now added a pointer to this FAQ from
> section 7 of the FAQ at<http://wiki.list.org/x/A4E9>.

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