[Mailman-Users] mailman posts disappear after upgrade

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Jan 5 19:15:58 CET 2015

On 01/05/2015 07:09 AM, Jason W. Barnes wrote:
>     Now mailman posts just disappear.  Here's the output from the
> postfix maillog:
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/pickup[5668]: 142FE3D7E: uid=1002
> from=<jason at barnesos.net>
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/cleanup[5841]: 142FE3D7E:
> message-id=<alpine.BSF.2.11.1501050645320.5817 at oom9.barnesos.net>
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/qmgr[46022]: 142FE3D7E:
> from=<jason at barnesos.net>, size=662, nrcpt=1 (queue active)
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/trivial-rewrite[5842]: warning: do not list
> domain barnesos.net in BOTH mydestination and virtual_alias_domains
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/local[5843]: 142FE3D7E:
> to=<posttest at barnesos.net>, relay=local, delay=0.46,
> delays=0.15/0.01/0/0.3, dsn=2.0.0, status=sent (delivered to command:
> /usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post posttest)
> Jan  5 06:45:39 oom9 postfix/qmgr[46022]: 142FE3D7E: removed
> So that all looks fine.  In fact when I run that command,
> "/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post posttest" by hand as the mailman
> user (after a temporary change from it being /sbin/nologin), it works
> fine.  When I control-C out of that it gives me an error message in the
> mailman logs under 'error'.  But when I pipe in a file to post it just
> goes away.  None of the logs get updated to a new date, and nothing else
> seems to change.  It's just gone.

See the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/A4E9>. In particular, are the
qrunners running? Are the messages just sitting in queue entries in

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

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