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Subject: Re: No lists listed & more problems
From: "Steven K. Buehler" <skb @ sbcomp . com>
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 1996 14:06:07 -0500
To: Paul Schneider <p-schne @ uiuc . edu>, majordomo-users @ GreatCircle . COM

At 08:35 PM 8/12/96 -0500, Paul Schneider wrote:
>I am running a couple lists with majordomo and they have been running fine.
>Well I wanted to add digest and archiving features and I finally got them
>working (It thought) and was tiding up the place, well I've been spending
>the last few hours trying to figure where I went wrong.
> ----- Transcript of session follows -----
>Message delivered to mailing list <>
>open of temp file /usr/local/majordomo/lists/shlock.1080 failed
> Permission denied
>Failed to exec mailer "/usr/lib/sendmail -fMajordomo-Owner -t": No such file
>or directory at /usr/local/majordomo/ line 311.
>ABORT open of temp file /usr/local/majordomo/lists/shlock.1080 failed
> Permission denied at /usr/local/majordomo/ line 209.
>554 "|/usr/local/majordomo/wrapper resend -l newpubwww -h
> -s newpubwww-outgoing" ... unknown mailer error 2
>The directory lists is set to owner and group majordomo and permissions 775

The group should be set to daemon.  That did the trick for me.  Daemon is
the one that runs the mail server when things come in, not the majordomo group.

Steven K. Buehler
S & B Computers, Inc.
St. Joseph, Missouri 64507-1632
Phone 816-232-2918
Fax 816-232-2336

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