[Mailman-Users] permission denied to archives dir with apache

Corbett J. Klempay cklempay at acm.jhu.edu
Wed Nov 11 21:06:15 CET 1998

Hmm...looks right to me, and matches with how mine are set up now.  Also,
in your srm.conf file (you said you had it modified), do you have a 

Alias /pipermail/ /home/mailman/archives/public/

Note, there should _not_ be a ScriptAlias line involving pipermail. (I
forget if that's how the documentation is worded or what, but for a while
I had both, and Scott said there should only be 1, and it should be the

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On Wed, 11 Nov 1998, John Lewis wrote:

> At 02:44 PM 11/11/98 -0500, Corbett J. Klempay wrote:
> >Yes, I had a pretty much identical problem (RH 5.1 machine).  What does an
> >ls -l look like in your /home/mailman/archives/private/ dir look like?
> >Scott (scott at chronis.pobox.com) logged onto my system and found that a
> >bunch of the symlinks were all crackheaded..some pointed to the right
> >place, and others didn't. After he fixed this, (and I used the arch script
> >to import my accumulated list archives) all has been fine and dandy.
> Here is what I get for the /home/mailman/archives/public directory:
> [jlewis at hadron public]$ ls -l
> total 0
> rwxrwxrwx   1 root     mailman        39 Nov 10 17:36 testlist ->
> /home/mailman/archives/private/testlist
> lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     mailman        44 Nov 10 17:36 testlist.mbox ->
> /home/mailman/archives/private/testlist.mbox
> Which looks right.  Is it though?  I installed mailman as root.
> -JL

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