[Mailman-Users] alternative to setgid

Renee soundwreck at gmail.com
Tue May 5 18:09:18 CEST 2009

Thanks for your responses.. Yesterday I finally figured out how to get the
nfs mount working properly and mailman is up and running on the new server!
Blame it on my lack of nfs expertise (I was trying mount in an area where
the suid option was never going to work) and trying to work on this problem
without enough caffeine..


On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 11:16 PM, Brad Knowles <brad at shub-internet.org>wrote:

> on 5/4/09 5:44 PM, Mark Sapiro said:
>                  I have determined that mailman is being NFS mounted on the
>>> web server with the nosuid option and I can't for the life of me figure
>>> out
>>> how to make it mount with the suid option set..
>> I don't know the answer to that, but my guess is that it will be easier
>> to find this answer than to work around it.
> That should be pretty simple.  Just remove the "nosuid" option from the
> list of mount options.
> If there is no "nosuid" option in your list of mount options, then the
> filesystem is being exported as "nosuid" by the fileserver, and you'll have
> to talk to the administrator of the fileserver to see if they will change
> that for you.
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