[Mailman-Users] errors

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sat Feb 18 02:08:18 CET 2012

christian stalberg wrote:

>Ok I created the locks directory but now I am getting this error:
>Feb 17 17:16:01 2012 post(19147): Traceback (most recent call last):
>post(19147):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/scripts/post", line 69, in <module>
>post(19147):      main()
>post(19147):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/scripts/post", line 64, in main
>post(19147):      tolist=1, _plaintext=1)
>post(19147):   File "/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/Queue/Switchboard.py", line
>136, in enqueue
>post(19147):      fp = open(tmpfile, 'w')
>post(19147): IOError :  [Errno 13] Permission denied:

Mailman doesn't have permission to write in the qfiles directories.

Try running Mailman's "bin/check_perms -f" as root.

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