[Mailman-Users] Mail wrapper and GID error
root at theporch.com
Wed May 26 13:14:25 CEST 1999
On Tue, 25 May 1999, Mark wrote:
> When I run configure, it automatically picks 12 as the GID for mail but if
> I try any other GID including 2 with ./configure --with-mail-gid
> it says configure: error:
> ***** No existing group found for the mail_wrapper program.
The command is
./configure --with-mail-gid=2 (for example)
> I've tried every GID I have! :) None of them work though. SO I guess what I
> need to know is how the heck do I find (or make) the proper group/GID that
> sendmail uses?
Look in the /etc/sendmail.cf file and it will have a line that looks like
the nouser is the uid and nogroup is the gid. You can then look in your
/etc/group file to see what number the nogroup corresponds to.
Phillip P. Porch <root at sco.theporch.com> NIC:PP1573 finger for
http://www.theporch.com UTM - 16 514548E 3994397N PGP key
Key fingerprint = F9 4D 41 7D 25 31 A5 1F 65 93 6B 84 A9 F9 5B 90
More information about the Mailman-Users