[Mailman-Users] 'Read-only file system' when processing posts

Jesse B. Crawford jesse at jbcrawford.us
Thu Mar 1 14:22:08 EST 2018

Yes, I can create rules by hand fine including as the mailman user.

I've also checked the ownership and group on both aliases and the virtual 
domain map. I'm still wondering if postfix might be using the wrong user or 
group but I'm not sure how best to test that.

On March 1, 2018 11:49:01 AM Dimitri Maziuk <dmaziuk at bmrb.wisc.edu> wrote:

> On 03/01/2018 12:06 PM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
>> The one thing you can check (I don't think check_perms checks it) is
>> mailman's aliases.db file MUST be owned by mailman. Postfix runs the
>> pipe as the user that owns the aliases.db file in which the pipe alias
>> is found. See DELIVERY RIGHTS in 'man local'.
> I've seem disk/fs errors causing "read only filesystem", but then you
> get the same error creating a file in there by hand. Which I'm assuming
> is not the case here.
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> Dimitri Maziuk
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