[Mailman-Users] issues with BSD/OS 4.0 and mailman 1.0b8
Barry A. Warsaw
bwarsaw at cnri.reston.va.us
Tue Mar 9 04:40:48 CET 1999
>>>>> "VK" == Vivek Khera <khera at kcilink.com> writes:
>>>>> "BAW" == Barry A Warsaw <bwarsaw at cnri.reston.va.us> writes:
VK> BSD generally does a nightly scan for setuid file changes.
VK> Setgid directories also come up on the scan when they change,
VK> which happens a lot with mailing list archives.
VK> I just manually un-setgid them... but I have to temporarily
VK> setgid the root directory again when I re-install the
VK> It would be nice if configure had an option with
VK> --no-setgid-dirs to turn off this "feature".
Would it be enough if you could just skip the chmod g+s on the
installation of all the subdirs? I could paramaterize that step in
the Makefile, so that you could do the following:
% make DIRSETGID=: install
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