[Mailman-Developers] Mailman Taking on httpd UID & GID ????

Ted Cabeen secabeen@pobox.com
Mon, 22 Nov 1999 10:28:28 -0600

In message <9911221436300C.26429@samsara.merrion.nua.net>, John MacKenzie write
>Hey Folks, 
>Having issues that when you change the config.db using the web config tool, it
>writes it as UID & GID www.
>Therefore Stopping mailman reading it.

This is probably a permissions problem.  You probably need to turn on the 
setGID bit on all the directories under ~mailman and set the group to 
mailman.  Try running bin/check_perms and see what it comes up with.  If it 
reports incorrect permissions, bin/check_perms -f should fix them.

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