Some users are receiving the error: "Please take a few seconds to fill out the form before submitting it. You must GET the form before submitting it. " when they attempt to subscribe to the daily article mailing list.
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- T185222: lists.wikimedia.org reporting "You must GET the form before submitting it" for all list subscription attempts
T167900: publicpolicy@ listserv link on https://policy.wikimedia.org/ throws error "There was no hidden token in your submission or it was corrupted."; people cannot subscribe
Is the form pure HTML or the Mailman form itself? If it is pure HTML, they no longer work after spam improvements in 2.1.16 and must use the mailman form.
<MM-Subscribe-Form-Start> <table> <tr><td>Your e-mail address:</td><td><MM-Subscribe-Box></td></tr> <tr><td>Your name (optional):</td><td><mm-fullname-box></td></tr> <!-- Optional Password Fields (can leave out for public lists as Mailman auto-generates) --> <!-- Password reminders can always be requested through web interface --> <!-- Most likely only to be used with lists with private archives or subscription lists --> <!-- <tr><td>Password:</td><td><MM-New-Password-Box></td></tr> --> <!-- <tr><td>Confirm Password:</td><td><MM-Confirm-Password></td></tr> --> <!-- Part of the multilingual selector below --> <tr><td>Preferred language:</td><td><MM-list-langs></td></tr> </table> <p><MM-Reminder></p> <p><mm-digest-question-start> Would you like to receive list mail batched in a daily digest? <MM-Undigest-Radio-Button> No <MM-Digest-Radio-Button> Yes <mm-digest-question-end></p> <!-- MM-List-Subscription-Msg gives extra details about the subscription rules of the list --> <!-- This is optional, and will include variations between subscription rules (confirm vs confirm and approve) --> <!-- On the majority of lists this can be commented out as subscription rules will simply be confirm --> <MM-List-Subscription-Msg> <p style="text-align: center"><MM-Subscribe-Button><MM-Form-End></p>
is the mailman form (from https://github.com/quimgil/mailman-templates/blob/master/mailman-template.html#L214)