On Fri, 24 Sep 1999, Mathijs Oosterom wrote:
> I read all the relevant questions in de FAQ and browsed through this list's
> archive but found no answers to my question.
> I too have the common problem of not being able to post messages to my test
> list. Creating the list, editing the config file, subscribing to the list
> is all possible and gives no errors. But sending a messige to the list
> gives the following error in my maillog:
> Sep 24 17:29:52 don sendmail: RAA27428: RAB27428: DSN:
> test-outgoing... aliasing/forwarding loop broken
> I run Linux 2.2.10, Majordomo 1.94-4 and Sendmail 8.9.3. All my permissions
> are correct, I even tried to set the relevant directories and files to 777,
> so that everything could read and write if necessary. I didn't help.
> What could be the problem and what could be an answer?
> Thanks in advance!
This one's been asked every day for the past month...
Sendmail 8.9.x has security enhancements that make it picky on
permissions. 777 is too broad, and sendmail considers it unsafe. Remove
group write and other write from your lists directory, and all directories
-- Rick Green