[Mailman-Users] Creating a new list - "Bug in Mailman version 2.1.15"

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Feb 23 19:41:47 CET 2015

On 02/23/2015 10:31 AM, Kevin Nowaczyk wrote:
> I ran `chmod 660 aliases.db virtual-mailman.db` so they are now both "-rw-rw----".
> I sent a message to the newly created list and received a bounce reply:
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Action: failed
> Status: 5.1.1
> Diagnostic-Code: X-Postfix; unknown user: "newlist"
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> So something is still amiss. Any ideas?

Your aliases and virtual-mailman were never updated for newlist because
of the permissions error. Run Mailman's bin/genaliases to rebuild these.

Or, possibly newlist was never created because of the error. Does
bin/list_lists show it?

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