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  • Positive Crits on the program (I like, "x", but, "y" needs some work - here's an idea on how to make this better...)
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  • Discussion of any changes that you would like to be committed to the next version of Dada Mail -

At the moment, there aren't many people with CVS access for Dada Mail - if you would like CVS access, please first talk about the changes you propose and how it will affect the program. If the idea is sound and agreed upon, the change will be comitted. A good track record of this will allow you to have CVS access. Some reasons that patches will not be accepted is if the patch breaks compatibility with a previous version of the program, the patch is too centric to your own problem or the patch simply isn't very good.

Please, please please familiarize yourself with the documentation at:

http://dadamailproject.com/support/documentation/

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Archived Messages

 

Re: PERL Problem

May 27th 2016

> On May 27, 2016, at 10:59 AM, Eric Tyrer etyrer@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] wrote: > Sounds like when you upgraded your Perl it broke your perl modules. Its complaining that you don’t have Carp installed no? Kinda looks like it's (also) complaining about the URI::Escape module having some deprecated code. URI::Escape is a module that is bundled with Dada Mail, so it's likely out of date. You can install your own copy of this module via CPAN and that version should be used instead. If the bundled version i ...Continue Reading

Re: PERL Problem

May 27th 2016

Bruce Sounds like when you upgraded your Perl it broke your perl modules. Its complaining that you don’t have Carp installed no? I like to use Plenv which is a virtual env for Perl.  https://github.com/tokuhirom/plenv#homebrew-on-mac-os-x   —Eric S. Tyrer IIAssociate Director – Web and Digital Communications  York College - The City University of New York94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.Academic Core Building - STE 1H14Jamaica, NY 11451 _http://www.york.cuny.edu/etyrer__etyrer@ ...Continue Reading

Re: PERL Problem

May 27th 2016

Re: PERL Problem Here is a follow-up. In searching for a possible solution, I found a message I had posted here back in February about the same problem. At that time, I was able to back off the MacPorts upgrade and things worked. This time, I changed mail.cgi to point to perl5.16 (the default is perl5.22) and everything started working again. I did find a number of references in my search to this error going from a warning in Perl to an actual error. Here is the full error from the log (I left off part in the previou ...Continue Reading

PERL Problem

May 27th 2016

PERL Problem Used MacPorts to do an upgrade to installed programs and it apparently broke Dada Mail. Nothing works and the error log is filled with: Use of uninitialized value $error in join or string at /opt/local/lib/perl5/5.22/Carp.pm line 489, <CONFIG> line 1. at /Library/WebServer/Documents/vtnews/DADA/App.pm line 12012.Is there a patch or fix for this? Thanks.Bruce in BlacksburgVirginia Tech Webmaster ...Continue Reading

Re: No stats in main Tracker screen

May 21st 2016

> On May 20, 2016, at 5:35 PM, Mary Ann Kelley maryann@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] wrote: > Any thoughts on what is happening when I try to view the Tracker page in Chrome or Safari and it redirects me in a never-ending loop? In general, I would have a hard time understanding problems without other information (like error logs). If nothing comes up, and it hasn't bee a problem I've seen before, and I cannot recreate it, I usually don't know what's happening. My first idea though is perhaps the IP Address ...Continue Reading

Re: No stats in main Tracker screen

May 20th 2016

That is probably it. The list is large and over 10 years old, so there is lots of data. I'll look at deleting some of the old data. Is there any variable I can change to avoid it timing out if that is the problem? Any thoughts on what is happening when I try to view the Tracker page in Chrome or Safari and it redirects me in a never-ending loop? Warm regards,Mary Ann On May 20, 2016, at 5:15 PM, Justin J justin@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] <dadadev@PROTECTED> wrote:You're probably seeing this happening:& ...Continue Reading

Re: No stats in main Tracker screen

May 20th 2016

> On May 20, 2016, at 11:20 AM, Mary Ann Kelley maryann@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] wrote: > Any idea why my main Tracker screen always looks like this: > You're probably seeing this happening: http://dadamailproject.com/d/changes_9_x.pod.html#Changes2 > We've also made similar changes to the Tracker plugin's default screen, as well as preloading some of the easier-to-create data before the rest of the data is available. Crunching the numbers to show the table of analytics may take a while, if you ...Continue Reading

No stats in main Tracker screen

May 20th 2016

Any idea why my main Tracker screen always looks like this:In case attachments aren’t allowed, you can view a screenshot here: https://www.evernote.com/l/AG2p0_V5SiNPDYasachASrU2y7Bvhs0VBecWhen I click through all the stats are there for each mailing. Clearing the data cache doesn’t help, but reloading the page sometimes does. And if the stats are there, clearing the cache sometimes makes them go away. I am using FF so it could be browser specific, but every time I try to load the Tracker page in Safari or Chrome, it r ...Continue Reading

Mass Mailing Count Malfunction

May 19th 2016

Mass Mailing Count Malfunction Every so often one of our scheduled mass mailings gets hung and needs to be restarted. The error that shows up isWarning: $mass_mailing_count: 4286 is not the same as  $new_count: 4298Typically the count is off by 1 with today's large disparity a bit unusual. Pausing then restarting the mailing gets things back on track, but it the problem crops up early in the send out it may not be discovered for a couple of hours, which delays sending of a time-sensitive message.Listed below are ...Continue Reading

Re: Private branding/template for dashboard?

May 16th 2016

Thanks - I’ll try that. Warm regards,Mary Ann* On May 16, 2016, at 4:36 PM, Harald Villemoes harald@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers] <dadadev@PROTECTED> wrote: Can you try restarting the http server? It may cash pages. Venlig hilsenHarald Villemoes Sendt fra min Oneplus 2 On 16. maj 2016 8.50.45 PM "Mary Ann Kelley maryann@PROTECTED [Dada Mail Developers]" <dadadev@PROTECTED> wrote: That is what I thought, but I cleared my browser cache & checked it in a different browser that has never hit ...Continue Reading

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