[Mailman-Users] mailloop exim lmtp

Thomas Stein himbeere at meine-oma.de
Mon May 4 10:01:57 CEST 2015

Am 03.05.15 um 17:30 schrieb Thomas Stein:
> On Sunday 03 May 2015 07:50:08 Mark Sapiro wrote:
>> On 05/03/2015 06:25 AM, Thomas Stein wrote:
>> > It seems mailman is unable to send mail. Sending mail as user mailman on
>> > the commandline works. Strange.
>> These kinds of problems often result because mailman sends via SMTP to
>> (by default) 'localhost' and there is a conflict because for example,
>> the MTA is configured to accept mail from an IPv4 local host
>> ( and not from an IPv6 local host (::1), but 'localhost' is
>> defined in /etc/hosts as the 'wrong' one.
> Thanks for your answer. Changed localhost to in mailman.cfg and now 
> the error is gone. But the mail loop still is in action. It works even better 
> now. :-) I guess i have to keep digging.

After i restarted the virtual machine the mail loop is gone. It was
probably a ipv4/ipv6 issue. Can i disable somewhere ipv6 in mailman?

thanks and cheers

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