[Mailman-Users] Perm Hosery in 2.0rc1?
mbrennen at fni.com
Fri Oct 27 04:10:39 CEST 2000
Hi Wil... :)
I had the same problem running the Mandrake 7.x secure kernel; I had
no idea until afterwards that the Openwall patches are apparently in
that kernel. You'll either need the workaround patch from
sourceforge or run the standard kernel.
On Thu, 26 Oct 2000, Dan Mick wrote:
> That looks like the Openwall Security Patch issue; hard links
> are restricted in some way I don't remember. Check the list archives;
> Marc Merlin has an installation procedure that works around the problem,
> and has posted about it several times.
> > I'm trying to set up 2.0rc1, and I can't seem to get it working. There
> > seems to be a problem with permissions. I've run check_perms and it
> > only bitches about the docs/ directory, which I created (for HTML docs).
> > I've found, however, that I get an error when I try to use the admin CGI,
> > and it leaves a lockfile in locks/ that causes any subsequent attempts
> > to hang. I've found I can make modifications through the admin CGI
> > if I change the owner of lists/<listname>/config.db* to nobody (the
> > user&group of Apache).
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