[Mailman-Users] Mailman brokenly base64-encoding all messages

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Mar 30 13:22:08 EDT 2017

On 03/30/2017 08:58 AM, Jon Ribbens wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 30, 2017 at 08:35:54AM -0700, Mark Sapiro wrote:
>> To change the former, you can put
>> add_language('en', 'English (USA)', 'us-ascii')
>> in mm_cfg.py.
> I've done this (in /etc/mailman/mm_cfg.py) and then done
> systemctl restart mailman and it's made no difference.
> Is there anything else I need to do also?

Sorry, I forgot. Debian's package ignores any charset argument you put
in add_language.

You need to put

LC_DESCRIPTIONS['en'] = ('English (USA)', 'us-ascii', 'ltr')

in mm_cfg.py. I think that will work.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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