[Mailman-Users] Confirmation by reply not working

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Tue Oct 27 21:39:08 EDT 2015

On 10/27/2015 06:07 PM, Keith Seyffarth wrote:
>> That's the problem. I'm not sure what's going on, but the issue is in
>> writing to Mailman's 'subscribe' log. What does
>> ls -l /path/to/mailman/logs/
>> show?
> bounce
> error
> post
> qrunner
> smtp
> smtp-failure
> subscribe
> vette

I need 'ls -l'. I want to see the owner, group and mode of the files.

> Each of which has one or more archived log files. Subscribe is owned by
> root, others are owned by mailman.

sudo chown mailman:mailman subscribe

may help.

>> Also, it may or may not be helpful, but if you could send me off list
>> the
>> /path/to/mailman/qfiles/1445988136.175048+4b651bb8e2ca5a8b65ef1b9f3c4a54e715f0686f.pck
>> file or alternatevely, post or send me the output from
>> /path/to/mailman/bin/dumpdb
>> /path/to/mailman/qfiles/1445988136.175048+4b651bb8e2ca5a8b65ef1b9f3c4a54e715f0686f.pck
>> it might help.
> Can you help me figure out "/path/to/mailman/qfiles/?" I'm not finding
> anything like that in any of the mailman directories I can find...

Aaahh yes, you did say CentOS. And I gave you the wrong path anyway (I
left out shunt). For RedHat/CentOS it's


See <http://wiki.list.org/x/8486953> to translate my paths to yours.

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

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