[Mailman-Users] Mailing list "Mailman" mandatory?

Davide Marchi danjde at msw.it
Thu Mar 7 15:23:31 EST 2019

mailman-users-request at python.org ha scritto:
> On 3/6/19 10:22 AM, Davide Marchi wrote:
>> Hi Friends, and excuse me for my silly question!
>> I've read from a non official documentation, here:
>> https://www.howtoforge.com/how-to-install-and-configure-mailman-with-postfix-on-debian-squeeze
>> that "Before we can start to use Mailman, we must create a mailing 
>> list
>> called mailman; this is obligatory - without it Mailman won't start:"
>> is this information right?
>> Or is it mandatory to start up Mailman and then (after the new lists
>> creation) it can be removed?
> Mailman 2.1 requires the site list, normally named 'mailman'. In a new
> installation, you need to create this list before you can start 
> Mailman.
> Typically, you create it with Mailman's bin/newlist command.
> And no, you can't remove it.

Anyway, only just to prevent mistakes from our new members (that are not 
really technicians..),
could you suggest me how is it possible to hide it from the list web 

Thanks again

Davide Marchi

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