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Subject: Re: latest majordomo
From: james @ adastra . co . uk (James Berry)
Organization: Adastra Software Limited
Date: Thu, 27 May 1999 09:51:24 GMT
To: Russ Allbery <rra @ stanford . edu>
Cc: Jason L Tibbitts III <tibbs @ math . uh . edu>, majordomo-workers @ greatcircle . com
In-reply-to: <ylr9o3rswu.fsf@windlord.stanford.edu>
References: <000f01bea243$4076f940$0449f4c8@mobile.intermega.com.br> <3765cd29.524356144@mail.adastra.co.uk> <yl4skzwhkb.fsf@windlord.stanford.edu> <ufaso8jqel4.fsf@epithumia.math.uh.edu> <ylr9o3rswu.fsf@windlord.stanford.edu>

On 26 May 1999 22:19:29 -0700, you wrote:

>> There's an item on the TODO list regarding making setuid-ness
>> configurable under qmail, but I don't have an explanation why it is
>> needed.  It isn't terribly difficult, although someone would need to
>> provide with some documentation stating under what circumstances you'd
>> actually need this.
>
>If you want to just add majordomo to your ~alias/.qmail-default without
>setting up a virtual domain and without configuring qmail using the
>qmail-users mechanism so that list-related addresses are handed off to the
>majordomo user, you need to install MJ2 setuid.

...which is what I've done.  I run my list server off "adastra.co.uk" not
"lists.adastra.co.uk".  I do have other domains; but again, they're used for
other things which dictate that they are different users from "majordomo".
What would you suggest?

Best wishes
James

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