[Mailman-Users] Sendmail Authentication Warning with v2.0b6

Christopher P. Lindsey lindsey at mallorn.com
Sat Oct 21 21:56:12 CEST 2000

> To avoid this you will need to make <listname>-admin a 'trusted'
> user to sendmail.  You can either put all such addresses in a
> sendmail.ct file or put them directly in the sendmail.cf file, such
> as below.

Umm, this should be the user 'nobody', not <listname>-admin.  It's
based on the username/uid of the process changing the envelope 

You'll also have to HUP sendmail for the changes to take place.


> > This warning occurs when someone posts to the list and it goes to send the
> > message out to each subscriber ---- 
> > Oct 21 09:10 sendmail[24693]: e9LDAG124693: Authentication-Warning:
> > Purerave.com: mailman set sender to <listname>-admin at lists.Purerave.com
> > using -f

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