[Mailman-Users] Changing parameters for one [or many] users from the command line

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu May 22 22:41:19 CEST 2014

On 05/22/2014 07:34 AM, Bernie Cosell wrote:
> On 21 May 2014 at 20:03, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> Alas, I only need to mess with 80 out of 400.  BUT in this case setting 
> them *all* to "mail" [i.e., not-nomail] would be OK, so I'll look at 
> withlist...

You might also look at Mailman's bin/list-members --nomail= command to
list the members you're interested in.

>> Also, nomail is handled differently. Here you'd need
>> from Mailman import MemberAdaptor
>> at the beginning of your script and
>>         mlist.setDeliveryStatus(member, MemberAdaptor.BYADMIN)
>> to set nomail by admin. There's a script at
>> <http://www.msapiro.net/scripts/set_nomail.py> that sets nomail, but
>> it
>> probably has more options than you need.
> How would you clear nomail?

        mlist.setDeliveryStatus(member, MemberAdaptor.ENABLED)

> Because that looks OK if it does just one 
> member.  I can easily whip up a shell script to generate the .py file 
> with the commands for the 80 members I need to tweak.

Also, see the script at
<http://www.msapiro.net/scripts/reset_bounce.py>. I could be more
specific with my advice if I knew exactly what you want to do.

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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