[Mailman-Users] Sendmail error or mailman error?
pjh at mccc.edu
Thu Nov 4 23:14:37 CET 1999
On Thu, 4 Nov 1999, Christopher Lindsey wrote:
> > ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
> > "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper mailcmd test"
> > (expanded from: <test-request at listserv.mccc.edu>)
> > ----- Transcript of session follows -----
> > 554 "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper mailcmd test"... unknown mailer error 2
> > Is the error in mailman or sendmail?
> Probably sendmail. I'm guessing that you're using a
> system with smrsh (sendmail restricted shell) installed
> (i.e. RedHat 5+). If that's the case, you probably have
> a directory called /etc/smrsh. If so:
> cd /etc/smrsh
> ln -s /home/mailman/mail/wrapper
> That will tell sendmail that you want to let it run
> 'wrapper'. You need to do the same thing for any other
> binaries that you want to run out of your aliases or
> .forward files.
Actually we're running Debian (intending to upgrade to RH
soon) and there's no /etc/smrsh.
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