[Mailman-Users] Closing defunct mailman lists

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Tue Aug 12 02:41:10 CEST 2014

On 08/10/2014 01:45 PM, Timothy Murphy wrote:
> I have forgotten my password on a couple of ancient mailman lists
> which I started many years ago and which occasionally get spam posts.
> (a) Is there any way of finding (or changing) the password
> without superuser privilege?

You don't need superuser privilege, but you need shell access to the
Mailman server and write access the the Mailman installation.

See the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/T4A9>.

> (b) If one does have superuser privileges what is the simplest way
> to change the password on a mailman list?

See the above FAQ.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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