[Mailman-Users] Setting MM 3 attributes

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Feb 27 21:21:30 EST 2020

On 2/27/20 9:08 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> On 2/27/20 5:44 PM, Dave McGuire wrote:
>>   Not to hijack, but is it possible to set the maximum message size by
>> the mailman shell?  I've a problem with that in one of my MM3 lists, I
>> really need to set that, but the web interface does not allow me to set
>> it.  I get the dreaded "Unknown attribute: max_message_size" error.
>> Could you loan me a clue?
> Not only does this not really belong in this thread, it doesn't even
> belong on this list.> <https://lists.mailman3.org/mailman3/lists/mailman-users@mailman3.org/>
> would be a better place, but since you asked...

  Yeah, I figured, sorry about that Mark.

> Setting Maximum message size works in current Postorius. What version do
> you have?

  I'm running 1.1.2; it's from the Ubuntu repo.

> Yes you can set it in mailman shell
> mailman shell -l list at example.com
> The variable 'm' is the list at example.com mailing list
>>>> m.max_message_size = 100    (or whatever you want to set it to)
>>>> commit()

  I've made a note of it, and will give it a shot tomorrow.  Thanks, and
I'm sorry for the OT post!


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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