[Mailman-Users] shunt dir and "Uncaught runner exception"

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sun May 15 18:01:32 CEST 2005

At 7:43 PM -0400 2005-05-14, Charles Sprickman wrote:

>  The perms look OK, but I do remember many months ago that the "smtp"
>  logfile would sometimes revert to being owned by root rather than
>  mailman. Very odd.

	Are the logs being automatically rolled by a cron job?  That 
might explain things....

>  If it is a permissions problem on a log, should that actually cause
>  the message to get shunted?  If that is what's happening, perhaps I
>  should put that in the SF bug tracker...

	No, I wouldn't say that it should result in the message being 
shunted.  However, on reading the message being reported, that seems 
to be what is happening.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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