[Mailman-Users] update trashed Mailman... :-/

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Tue Mar 24 17:55:57 CET 2015

On 03/24/2015 08:46 AM, John wrote:
> Applied a bunch of updates last night, including Mailman... now Mailman is
> trashed again.  >:-(  I remember fixing this when I first setup Mailman, not
> amused the an update "restores" the issue. Now I need to remember what I fixed
> last time.
> John
> "Command died with status 2:
>     "/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman post <listname>". Command output: Group mismatch
>     error.

See the FAQ at <http://wiki.list.org/x/4030645>.

Note that if your MTA is Postfix and delivers to Mailman using aliases,
you can probably fix this by ensuring that the owner of the aliases.db
file that contains Mailman's aliases is 'mailman'.

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San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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