Hi Dan -
Thank you! I have sent this to the guy at the web hosting company. I
am hoping it will help him fix the problem.
At 7:31 PM -0600 11/16/01, Daniel Liston wrote:
>If your list is called "test" and you are digesting messages, the
>aliases file should have entries that look something like this;
>test: "|/usr/lib/majordomo/wrapper resend -l test test-outgoing,nobody"
>test-archiver: "|/usr/lib/majordomo/wrapper archive2.pl -f
>/var/lib/majordomo/archive/test/test -a -M"
>test-digestify: "|/usr/lib/majordomo/wrapper digest -r -C -l
>test-request: "|/usr/lib/majordomo/wrapper request-answer test"
>#test-request: "|/usr/lib/majordomo/wrapper majordomo -l test"
>The above has dependencies on your majordomo.cf file settings for;
>$whereami = "domain.org";
>$homedir = "/usr/lib/majordomo";
>$listdir = "/var/lib/majordomo/lists";
>$digest_work_dir = "/var/lib/majordomo/digest";
>$filedir = "/var/lib/majordomo/archive";
>$filedir_suffix = "";
>^note^ you must create the subdirectories for test and test-digest
>If you are using sendmail as your MTA, none of these directories
>can be group or world writable.
>> I wrote earlier with questions about problems I am having with my
>> digests. I received a reply(thank you!) with a request for these
>> three things:
>> - aliases for the list
>> - the dir permissions
>> - file structure that your new isp has set for you.
>> I wrote to the hosting company and he's not sure what files these
>> are...he asked if they were the config files. I didn't think so since
>> I can retrieve the config file for both the list and the digest.
>> Could you tell me more about the files you need so I can get them
>> from him?
>> Thanks so much.
>> At 8:38 AM -0500 11/16/01, Donna wrote:
>> >Hi -
>> >I have managed majordomo lists for several years so I have some
>> >knowledge of how it works. I recently changed web hosting companies
>> >and after setting up my lists have experienced trouble with the
>> >digests. From what I have been able to determine the problem has
>> >something to do with the owner addresses.
>> >Here is what is or isn't happening:
>> >- digests are not being generated
>> >- if I send a mkdigest command I receive a message back from
>> >majordomo with the command but a digest is not created
>> >- messages sent to owner-<listname>@ are not being sent to me (this
>> >may be a problem with the way the hosting company has things set up?)
> > >
> > >
> > >Thanks for your help. I understand that fixing the problem is
> > >probably not something I can do via the config file but I thought if
> > >you had suggestions I could pass them on to the tech at the hosting
>> >Thanks again!
>> >Donna De Poalo