[Mailman-Users] Strange rejection

Lindsay Haisley fmouse at fmp.com
Sat Oct 25 18:20:29 CEST 2014

On Sat, 2014-10-25 at 08:36 -0700, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> In Mailman/Queue/IncomingRunner.py, in the _dopipeline() method look at
> the code for the except Errors.DiscardMessage: clause
>  and the except Errors.RejectMessage, e: clause. Augment the syslog
> message in except Errors.DiscardMessage: similarly to that in except
> Errors.RejectMessage, e:, except there is no 'e' in the discard case so
> you can't include the 'reason:' part.

Thanks, Mark!  This will at least tell me where my posts are getting

Does this look correct?

--- IncomingRunner.py.orig	2014-10-25 10:53:02.000000000 -0500
+++ IncomingRunner.py	2014-10-25 11:03:40.000000000 -0500
@@ -157,8 +157,11 @@
             except Errors.DiscardMessage:
                 # Throw the message away; we need do nothing else with it.
-                syslog('vette', 'Message discarded, msgid: %s',
-                       msg.get('message-id', 'n/a'))
+                syslog('vette', """Message discarded, msgid: %s
+         list: %s,
+         handler: %s""",
+                      msg.get('message-id', 'n/a'),
+                      mlist.real_name, handler)
                 return 0
             except Errors.HoldMessage:
                 # Let the approval process take it from here.  The message no

A test list posts correctly, so no stupid syntax or indentation errors
(which shouldn't be a problem anyway since the added code is all inside
a function call argument list)

I'm a great fan of intelligent logging!  This would be a good mod for a
future version of MM 2.

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