mailman & php questions

Simon Scheiwiller simon at
Fri Feb 24 11:16:20 PST 2006

Archaic schrieb:

>The first question is: did you look at modifying mailman's default
>subscription page before using a homemade php script?
No. I based my script on an example script I found here:

>Sure. The only limitation is your imagination and knowledge of the tools
>you are working with.
I know that for sure. But why work out something that someone else 
already did ... ;-)

>Mailman supports a person hiding their name from
>the subscriber list (generally only useful if the list admin allows
>anyone to view the subscriber list). See if mailman's default
>subscription page can be modded to allow that to be one of the
>selections presented to people upon subscribing. This presupposes,
>though, that you will use mailman's subscribe page or at least get ideas
>from them. If that works, you can write a script to pull the unhidden
>members' names and place them on the subscription page.
Thanks for the hints. I'll try that.


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