[Mailman-Users] Need help very badly
kaiser at bssnews.org
Thu Jun 28 08:01:16 CEST 2007
Thanks a lot. I have done successfully by changing the permission of
/var/lib/mailman/archives/private/ directory .
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Sapiro" <msapiro at value.net>
To: "Kaiser Ahmed" <kaiser at bssnews.net>; <Mailman-Users at python.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2007 10:50 AM
Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] Need help very badly
> Kaiser Ahmed wrote:
> >I am a new user of mailman. I setup my server and tried to create a
mailing list. The following massage occurred. I don't know how to solve it.
Please suggest me the steps to be taken to solve this issue.
> >Bug in Mailman version 2.1.5
> >We're sorry, we hit a bug!
> >If you would like to help us identify the problem, please email a copy of
this page to the webmaster for this site with a description of what
> >Traceback (most recent call last):
> > File "/usr/lib/mailman/scripts/driver", line 87, in run_main
> > 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 457, in Create
> > self.InitVars(name, admin, crypted_password)
> > File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/MailList.py", line 372, in InitVars
> > baseclass.InitVars(self)
> > File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Archiver/Archiver.py", line 95, in
> > os.mkdir(self.archive_dir()+'.mbox', 02775)
> >OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied:
> The mailman group is unable to create the
> /var/lib/mailman/archives/private/english_news.mbox' directory. The
> most likely cause of this is insufficient permission on the
> /var/lib/mailman/archives/private/' directory (There is a bug in
> check_perms so it doesn't catch this).
> The minimum permissions on the /var/lib/mailman/archives/private/'
> directory are 02770 and group mailman, although on most systems, the
> permissions need to be 02771 for public archives to work.
> Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net> The highway is for gamblers,
> San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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