[CentOS] upcoming mailman version change?

Morten P.D. Stevens mstevens at imt-systems.com
Mon Nov 22 01:49:25 UTC 2010

2010/11/22 Dave Stevens <geek at uniserve.com>:
> Hi,
> I'm using CentOS on a box that, among other things, offers mailman
> mailing lists, currently mailman 2.1.9. Version 2.1.14 is avilable
> from the developers but integrating it into the system promises to be
> tedious. I looked at RHEL 6 and don't know where to look to find the
> version there, which I assume will be the version in CentOS 6. Can
> anyone either confirm what version will be in C6 or where to find the
> full feature list in RHEL 6?
> Dave

Hi Dave,

It is mailman 2.1.12.

[root at x86-002 ~]# yum info mailman
Loaded plugins: rhnplugin, security
Available Packages
Name       : mailman
Arch       : x86_64
Epoch      : 3
Version    : 2.1.12
Release    : 14.el6
Size       : 7.2 M
Repo       : rhel-x86_64-server-6
Summary    : Mailing list manager with built in Web access
License    : GPLv2+
Description: Mailman is software to help manage email discussion lists, much like
           : Majordomo and Smartmail. Unlike most similar products, Mailman gives
           : each mailing list a webpage, and allows users to subscribe,
           : unsubscribe, etc. over the Web. Even the list manager can administer
           : his or her list entirely from the Web. Mailman also integrates most
           : things people want to do with mailing lists, including archiving, mail
           : <-> news gateways, and so on.
           : Documentation can be found in: /usr/share/doc/mailman-2.1.12
           : When the package has finished installing, you will need to perform some
           : additional installation steps, these are described in:
           : /usr/share/doc/mailman-2.1.12/INSTALL.REDHAT

Best regards,


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