[Mailman-Users] mailman/gentoo/apache2, but going to web interface gives me 404 not found

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Jul 22 16:25:32 CEST 2005

michael at michaelshiloh.com wrote:
>now accessing any of my mailman URLs give:
>   403 Forbidden: You don't have permission to access /mailman/admin/mailman on this server.
>but bin/check_perms -f says everything is ok.

Check both your Mailman and Apache error logs. It doesn't seem that
you're even getting to the wrappers (/usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/*),
but if you are, it could be a group mismatch error - see

Check the permissions on /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/. On my system, the
directory and all its files are owner:group = root:mailman and the
directory is rwxrwsr-x and the files are rwxr-sr-x. the setgid bits
and mailman group are critical. Granted, check_perms should check
this, but ??

It could also be a SELinux issue if that is applicable in your

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