At 02:59 PM 8/4/97 -0700, Joel Parker Henderson wrote:
>I am relatively new to administering majordomo, and I have a configuration
>question: I need to support lists with names that have periods in them,
>such as netdynamics.developers.talk and topics.java.security etc.
>Majordomo ignores these lists. To fix it, I edited majordomo.pl:
Is topics.java.security.info a mailing list or an "info" file for the
topics.java.security list? Majordomo uses periods to indicate special
files. If you alter that meaning, you break a lot of things.
Looks to me like you are trying to gateway newsgroups to mailing lists. If
so, then you should use 'topics-java-security' and your gateway mechanism
should do the translation of '.' to '-' rather than hack Majordomo to