check_db(8) Check the integrity of a Mailman mailing list's database file


check_db [options] [listname [listname ...]]


check_db checks the integrity of a list's config.db and config.db.last database files.


-a, --all

Check the databases for all lists. Otherwise only the lists named on the command line are checked.

-v, --verbose

Verbose output. The state of every tested file is printed. Otherwise only corrupt files are displayed.

-h, --help

Print a help text and exit.


Author of Mailman is the Mailman Cabal, see for information. This manpage is written by Tollef Fog Heen <[email protected]> for Debian, but may be used by others.