[Mailman-Users] cant't create lists within the webinterface

Markus Darges darges at hrz.uni-siegen.de
Mon Jan 31 11:01:48 CET 2005


I cant' create a new list within the webinterface. Could someone tell 
mit whether it's a known bug? Even if  I change the permission of the 
folder lists to 777 I get the same error.
My OS is Fedora Core 3. Mailman 2.1.5, Python2.4, Apache2.0.52



Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/scripts/driver", line 87, in run_main
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/create.py", line 55, in main
    process_request(doc, cgidata)
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Cgi/create.py", line 187, in 
    mlist.Create(listname, owner, pw, langs, emailhost)
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/MailList.py", line 454, in Create
    self._full_path = Site.get_listpath(name, create=1)
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Site.py", line 65, in get_listpath
  File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Site.py", line 40, in _makedir
    os.makedirs(path, 02775)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.4/os.py", line 159, in makedirs
    mkdir(name, mode)
OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/var/lib/mailman/lists/test'

Python information:

Variable    Value   
sys.version    2.4 (#1, Jan 27 2005, 13:25:37) [GCC 3.4.2 20041017 (Red 
Hat 3.4.2-6.fc3)]

Apache/2.0.52 (Fedora)

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