Article ID: 915, created on Oct 6, 2008, last review on Apr 18, 2012

Resolution

The error message in /var/log/mailman/error:

Aug 08 08:29:03 2005 (3074) SHUNTING: 1123482543.0434539+f59846fde2b1a39c52a7a7e8227ba9b54a633380
Aug 08 08:31:02 2005 (3074) Uncaught runner exception: unpack list of wrong size
Aug 08 08:31:02 2005 (3074) Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/var/mailman/Mailman/Queue/Runner.py", line 105, in _oneloop self._onefile(msg, msgdata)
File "/var/mailman/Mailman/Queue/Runner.py", line 155, in _onefile keepqueued = self._dispose(mlist, msg, msgdata)
....
File "/var/mailman/pythonlib/email/Utils.py", line 283, in decode_rfc2231 charset, language, s = s.split("'", 2)
ValueError: unpack list of wrong size

Mostly, these errors are the result of digest.mbox issues.

Try to recreate the file:
# mv $MAILMAN_ROOT_D/lists/LISTNAME/digest.mbox $MAILMAN_ROOT_D/lists/LISTNAME/digest.mbox.old
# $MAILMAN_ROOT_D/bin/unshunt




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