Staged Users Migrated from Mailman

I have successfully test migrated a Mailman list with the procedure from

Now there are a whole bunch of staged users from the Mailman list. What must the users do to sign on to the new Discourse community?

To sign on staged users must create a new account “sign up” using the same email from the mailing list. They’ll receive an email verifying that they own the address entered, and once verified they’re good to go.


It’s all about the email address matching. Remember that to Discourse, email address = identity. This is absolutely central to how Discourse works.


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