On Sun, 24 Jan 1999, Sam Smith wrote:
> I run a list of 1000+ people. All the settings in MD are set so
> that the list is totally locked down, to external users, and no
> one can see who is on the list in any way. Except one. People who
> have a login on the machine (it does lots of other things
> besides being the MD server, mail, DNS and login are among a
> few; so there are 400+ members with logins on box) can cd the
> /majordomo/lists directory, and grab the file which contains all
> the list addresses.
> I have spoken with the majordomo-owner, but his opinion is that
> setting the directory or file permissions to something like 700
> or similar would, as well as making it secure, make sendmail
> distinctly unhappy and as a consequence, not send out mail.
For the same reasons you've mentioned above, I've set the files that
contain the e-mail addresses to 660 and everything works OK..... Is that a