Thomas Muehlstrasser (T.Muehlstrasser@science-computing.de) wrote:
> Looking at the queued mails I see that there are problems in opening the
> majordomo.aliases.db (that I only "touched" with the following
> permissions 640 and owner root)
Do you mean that you did touch majordomo.aliases.db only?
If so, that's your problem. This file must exist.
To get it:
1) Edit your sendmail.cf so that you have this in it:
# location of alias file
(If your alias files are not in /etc/mail, change this
2) Edit /etc/mail/majordomo.aliases (see majordomo docs).
3) Run newaliases.
After that, you should have files called /etc/mail/aliases.db and