Impossible to recover lost admin-list passwords

Bug #266018 reported by Ismael Olea
2
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNU Mailman
Fix Released
Medium
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Bug Description

I couldn't find a way to set a new password for a list
for which its administrator had lost.

Passwords/admins get lots from time to time and it's
frustrating to solve it deleting and creating a new list :(

[http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=880543&group_id=103&atid=100103]

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Barry Warsaw (barry) wrote :

In Mailman 2.1 the only way to reset a list admin password
is with the site password. You first have to create the
site password from the command line with bin/mmsitepass.
Then log into the list with the site password and use it to
reset the admin password.

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rcmichelle (wr-michelle001) wrote :

you can try to google Password Genius

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