[Mailman-Users] problems linking to successive chunks of addresses in admin user search

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Sep 29 00:57:12 EDT 2016

On 09/28/2016 09:34 PM, Christopher Adams wrote:
> I did patch the installed instance of Mailman
> (/usr/local/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/admin.py).  I can see the changes that
> it made, but the result is the same when looking at the subscriber list.

The patch converts a unicode URL to the character set of the list's
preferred language. The result should not be a u'http://... string.

I can only guess that your web server is not executing the script you
think it is. Or possibly you are looking at an older, cached version of
the page. Have you tried reloading the page in your browser?

What is the path in the web server's ScriptAlias (if it's apache or
whatever it is in your web server). Is it /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/ or
something else?

If it is /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/, what does

strings /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/admin | grep scripts

show? and if you look in the paths.py file in that directory, what is
the value in the

prefix =


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