[Mailman-Users] Strange Wiki entry for Postfix Tuning

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Thu Aug 6 16:03:14 CEST 2009

Stefan Förster wrote:
> Since Mailman's "bin" directory has 755 permissions on Debian, every
> user can attempt to run these commands. Most directories (except
> private archives) in /var/lib/mailman have world read/execute
> permissions, but it seems that the actual data is owned by group
> "list" and only readable by group/owner. So running either
> "list_lists" or "list_members <listname>" result in a EPERM traceback.

It's the same in the source install. The only difference appears to be
Debian's addition of symlinks in /usr/sbin/.

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