Mailman in a jail

Jim Ohlstein jim at
Fri Apr 22 11:11:50 UTC 2016


> On Apr 22, 2016, at 6:05 AM, Kristof Provost <kp at> wrote:
>> On 2016-04-21 11:21:36 (-0400), Jim Ohlstein <jim at> wrote:
>> I'm trying to get Mailman working in a 10.3 amd64 jail. Everything 
>> works, except Mailman doesn't talk to Postfix. Incoming mail works and 
>> posts to the list's archives but no outgoing email is sent. I asked in 
>> the Mailman list and they seem to think it's related to running in a jail.
>> If anyone's gotten this running in a jail I'd appreciate some input. I'm 
>> not married to Postfix - willing to use a different MTA.
> I'm currently running a Postfix + Mailman instance on 10.3. It does
> indeed work.
> The main gotcha with Mailman is that it defaults to supporting Sendmail.
> It actually needs to be rebuilt to work with postfix. That's the first
> thing to look at. Did you install from ports or with pkg?

I built it with poudriere using the Postfix option. 


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