[Mailman-Users] Wrapper error
christopher at schulte.org
Sun Aug 29 22:33:40 CEST 1999
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At 12:10 PM 6/21/99 +0800, z at singtel.telcosucks.org wrote:
>On Sun, 20 Jun 1999, Tom Hallewell wrote:
>> Date: Sun, 20 Jun 1999 23:09:40 -0400
>> Mailman has been working great for several months until I made a couple
>> of changes on the server.
>> I had been getting tons of mail errors because the hostname was actually
>> an ALIAS according to DNS, so I changed the hostname to the CNAME and
>> stopped getting the errors. Around that same time, I upgraded to RedHat
>> 6.0. Somewhere along the line, I started getting this error everytime
>> anyone tries to post to any of our lists:
>> ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
>> "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper post be-install"
>> (expanded from: <be-install at techops.rfa.org>)
>> ----- Transcript of session follows -----
>> sh: wrapper not available for sendmail programs
>> 554 "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper post be-install"... Service unavailable
>> Reading between the lines :), it appears that for some reason sendmail
>> is no longer allowing wrappers. Any ideas?
>The sendmail shipped with Redhat 6.0 has added security in that it doesn't
>allow you to execute any external software unless they are specified by
>smrsh. So, what you need to do is type in /etc/smrsh directory
>"ln -s /home/mailman/mail/wrapper" and everything should automagically be
>working as they used to be. :-)
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