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Mailman configuration bails

Running Debian testing, mailman bails during what seems is a configuration script after installation. Is this a know problem? Any help will be greatly appreciated. The mailman list suggeted I look here for help.


Doug P  (Error below)

apt-get install mailman
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
mailman is already the newest version.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 109 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B of archives.
After unpacking 0B of additional disk space will be used.
Setting up mailman (2.1.9-7) ...
Looking for enabled languages (this may take some time) ... done.
Installing site language en ............................................ done.
No updates are necessary.
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/var/lib/mailman/bin/withlist", line 297, in ?
  File "/var/lib/mailman/bin/withlist", line 272, in main
    r = [do_list(listname, args, func) for listname in Utils.list_names()]
  File "/var/lib/mailman/bin/withlist", line 201, in do_list
    return func(m, *args)
File "/usr/lib/mailman/bin/unicodify_archives.py", line 59, in unicodify_archives
    h.database.mapKeys(unicodify_fst, archive, hdr)
File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Archiver/HyperDatabase.py", line 341, in mapKeys
File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Archiver/HyperDatabase.py", line 251, in __openIndices
    t = DumbBTree(os.path.join(arcdir, archive + '-' + i))
File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Archiver/HyperDatabase.py", line 65, in __init__
File "/var/lib/mailman/Mailman/Archiver/HyperDatabase.py", line 170, in load
    self.dict = marshal.load(fp)
ValueError: bad marshal data
dpkg: error processing mailman (--configure):
 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:

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