[Mailman-Users] problems with gid when installing

Peter Coolen peter at coolen.net
Sun Jan 21 13:07:21 CET 2007

> Other issues in your apache config.
> The Directory section should be "/usr/local/mailman/", not 
> "/usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/". This is primarily for public archives.
> Also, if you are going to have public archives, you want
>  Alias /pipermail/ /usr/local/mailman/archives/public/
> Finally, the AddHandler is superfluous for Mailman. The only 
> GGIs executed by Apache for Mailman are the compiled wrappers 
> in usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/ which normally have no 
> extension (unless you specified --with-cgi-ext to configure). 
> Python scripts are executed indirectly by the wrapper, not 
> directly by Apache.
> -- 
> Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
> San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

Hi Mark,

Thanks for all your help.. I changed setting in my webserver but now I get a
404 NOT FOUND error... 

I looked in the manual and there it says $prefix/cgi-bin/ 

I tried both but both give a 404 not found..

Any other ideas?

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