[Mailman-Users] Wrapper gid problem
will at willspc.net
Thu Sep 6 00:49:43 CEST 2001
First suggestion I'd give.
Accept more than 1 GID. make it an array of valid GIDs. it's a simple
change to make in wrapper at least.
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[mailto:mailman-users-admin at python.org] On Behalf Of Mitchell Marks
Sent: Wednesday, September 05, 2001 5:26 PM
To: mailman-users at python.org
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] Wrapper gid problem
At 11:58 PM 9/4/01, J C Dill wrote:
This is covered in the readme.
There are also 202 posts in the archive of this list that discuss the
"wanted gid" error:
Indeed, it's a *V*FAQ.
But is there room here to revive the idea of making the error message a
little more self-explanatory? Yes, I know it has the "(Reconfigure to
take ___?)" question, which helps. But I suggest that "wanted" and
"got" are less than ideal.
I can't offer something equally terse, but at a little greater verbiage
how about something more like "configured to take gid ___" and "was run
under gid ___"? Naturally these are just "wanted" and "got" in more
words but to my ear that sort of spelling it out does assist
Other suggestions along this line?
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