[Mailman-Users] Permissions issue w/ Apache
Bill Honneus (honneus)
honneus at cisco.com
Fri May 2 00:07:02 CEST 2008
Thanks, Mark. It looks like this is working now.
From: Mark Sapiro [mailto:mark at msapiro.net]
Sent: Thursday, May 01, 2008 5:55 PM
To: Bill Honneus (honneus); mailman-users at python.org
Subject: RE: [Mailman-Users] Permissions issue w/ Apache
>That was the problem. I added that directory statement and I now get
>an error page showing the following:
>Mailman CGI error!!!
>The Mailman CGI wrapper encountered a fatal error. This entry is being
>stored in your syslog:
>Group mismatch error. Mailman expected the CGI wrapper script to be
>executed as group "nobody", but the system's web server executed the
>CGI script as group "apache". Try tweaking the web server to run the
>script as group "nobody", or re-run configure, providing the command
>line option `--with-cgi-gid=apache'.
>This seems self explanatory enough. So now if I run ./configure again
>from my original staging area with the above mentioned option, will I
>need to run "make install" again afterwards and redo all my original
I'm not sure what you mean by "custom configuration", but any changes
you have made in mm_cfg.py will not be affected by the ./configure, make
install process which never overwrites an existing mm_cfg.py.
Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California better use your sense - B. Dylan
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