[Mailman-Users] configuration problem

Chuq Von Rospach chuqui at plaidworks.com
Fri Oct 20 05:42:11 CEST 2000

At 11:13 PM -0400 10/19/00, Jeff Maxwell wrote:
>Hi list members,
>I am having a problem getting mailman to run on my system. I read 
>through the INSTALL and FAQ in the distribution but I can't seem to 
>fix these errors.
>I compiled mailman with both --with-mail-gid= set 12 for mail on my 
>system and --with-cgi-gid= set 98 the nobody group apache uses.

your mailer isn't running as 12, though. It's running as 100, to 
--with-mail-gid is set incorrectly:

this shows that the GID being used to execute wrapper is 100, not 12:

>Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 12, GOT gid 100.  (Reconfigure to 
>take 100?)
>554 5.3.0 "|/home/mailman/mail/wrapper post test-list"... unknown 
>mailer error 2

Chuq Von Rospach - Plaidworks Consulting (mailto:chuqui at plaidworks.com)
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