[Mailman-Users] Mirror mailing list with web forum

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu May 8 02:31:32 CEST 2014

On 05/07/2014 04:50 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> On the other hand, it is a bit of overkill to do these as withlist
> scripts because of the withlist setup and takedown. You could, e.g., do
> something like
> #! /path/to/bin/python
> import sys
> import paths
> from Mailman import MailList
> from Mailman.Errors import MMUnknownListError, NotAMemberError
> try:
>     mlist = MailList.MailList(sys.argv[1])
> except MMUnknownListError:
>     print 'No such list: %s' % sys.argv[1]
>     sys.exit(1)
> try:
>     print mlist.getMemberName(sys.argv[2])
> except NotAMemberError:
>     print 'No address matched: %s' % member

There are two errors in the above.

The 7th line should be

    mlist = MailList.MailList(sys.argv[1], lock=False)

and the last line should be

    print 'No address matched: %s' % sys.argv[2]

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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