[Mailman-Users] CGI error (got gid -1)
jonc at nc.rr.com
Tue Sep 24 17:28:12 CEST 2002
Did you check your /etc/group file to check that "nobody" is actually
defined in the file?
Oddly enough, I remember having this problem at a clients - but the
solution was like a 5 minute fix so I don't remember what I did, and I
didn't chronicle it.
Good Luck - Jon Carnes
On Tue, 2002-09-24 at 09:37, Ganael LAPLANCHE wrote:
> Hi Jon,
> That's what I did, but I get the same error again and again...
> What is surprising is getting a negative ID...
> I found It was an apache bug... but i don't know if it's been fixed...
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jon Carnes" <jonc at nc.rr.com>
> To: "Ganael LAPLANCHE" <glaplanche at jouve.fr>
> Cc: <mailman-users at python.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 24, 2002 3:34 PM
> Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] CGI error (got gid -1)
> > Take another look at your webserver configuration (I'm guessing its
> > apache...). Make sure that your group id is actually set to Nobody
> > (gid=99). Afterwards, stop apache and then restart it.
> > On Tue, 2002-09-24 at 08:21, Ganael LAPLANCHE wrote:
> > > Hi all !
> > >
> > > I've got a very strange error using mailman...
> > > I compiled the sources specifying the right mail gid (12 for me) and the
> right cgi gid (99), but
> > > when I create the test list and I try to access the web page, I get this
> error :
> > >
> > > Mailman CGI error!!!
> > > This entry is being stored in your syslog:
> > > Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 99, GOT gid -1. (Reconfigure to
> take -1?)
> > > What is this strange gid : -1 ? Is this a bug ? Does anyone know a
> solution ?
> > > Thank you.
> > > Gan.
> > >
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