[Mailman-Users] Illegal list name: mailman at farsight-gentoo
dhphllps at memphis.edu
Tue Oct 4 20:03:47 CEST 2005
On Oct 4, 2005, at 9:29 AM, Mathieu Malaterre wrote:
> Dan Phillips wrote:
>> On Oct 3, 2005, at 3:41 PM, Mathieu Malaterre wrote:
>>> $ ls -al /usr/local/mailman/data
>>> -rw-rw---- 1 mailman mailman 357 Oct 3 16:22 aliases
>>> -rw-r----- 1 mailman mailman 49152 Oct 3 16:22 aliases.db
>> I can't answer your main question, but I can tell you that you
>> will get a permissions error when you try to create a list
>> through the web interface with the above setup. aliases.db must
>> be group writable.
> Where do you see that ?
> If Dan is correct could someone update the documentation, then :
> % su
> % chown mailman:mailman data/aliases*
> % chmod g+w data/aliases.db
AFAIK, this is a problem only with Postfix (?) and it's not caught or
fixed by check_perms.
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