[Mailman-Users] config problem with mailman and postfix

Mark Roedel MarkRoedel at letu.edu
Fri Jun 15 17:43:47 CEST 2001

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alain Simeray [mailto:simeray at tektonika.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 15, 2001 6:15 AM
> To: mailman-users at python.org
> Subject: [Mailman-Users] config problem with mailman and postfix
> I'm trying to set up Mailman on a RedHat 6.2 machine that has 
> postfix setup instead of sendmail.
> I've read the docs and the web interface works perfectly.
> I've created a mailing list called test2 with only myself 
> subscribed to it but when I send mail to the mailing list,
> I got the following bounce message:
> <test2 at gladiator.tektonika2.com>: Command died with status 2:
>   "/home/mailman/mail/wrapper post test 2". Command output: 
> Failure to exec
> script. Wanted gid 12, GOT gid 99. (Reconfigure to take 99?)
> I've tried reconfiguring with --with-mail-gid="mail  nobody mailman"
> but this doesn't seem to help.

Based on the output snippet you posted, I'd be inclined to try


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