On Mon, Aug 23, 1999 at 11:03:22AM -0500, "Jeffrey M. Johnson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
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> Message delivered to mailing list bart-simpson-archive
> 550 :include: /usr/local/mail/lists/bart-simpson... Cannot open /usr/local/mail/lists/bart-simpson: Group writable directory
> Message delivered to mailing list bart-simpson-outgoing
> According to the FAQ it should be a permissions problem.
It is. The problem is not too few permissions, but too many.
> I have check the permissions
> /usr 775
> /usr/local 777
> /usr/local/mail 777
> /usr/local/mail/lists 777
> /usr/local/mail/archives 775
> /usr/local/mail/majordomo 775 (link to /usr/local/mail/majordomo-1.94.4 775)
> /usr/local/mail/lists/bart-simpson 666
Change all those 775's and 777's to be 755.
Bryan Fullerton http://www.samurai.com/
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