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279638Re: postfix+mailman - User unknown in virtual mailbox table

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  • J. Bakshi
    Sep 2, 2011
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      On Fri, 2 Sep 2011 09:45:53 -0400 (EDT)
      Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:

      > J. Bakshi:
      > > On Fri, 2 Sep 2011 09:22:44 -0400 (EDT)
      > > Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > > J. Bakshi:
      > > > > > > Command died with status 2:
      > > > > > > "/usr/lib/mailman/mail/mailman request typo3". Command output: Failure to
      > > > > > > exec script. WANTED gid 67, GOT gid 65533.
      > > > > > > ```````````
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > gid 67 is mailman group where 65533 is nobody. Don't know why it is
      > > > > > > getting nobody...
      > > > > >
      > > > > > You failed to set the ownership of /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases
      > > > > > and /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I suppose this would be mentioned in the mailman instructions.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Wietse
      > > > >
      > > > > I have not found any such instruction in suse mailman manual.
      > > > > Checked the ownership and found they are set to mailman group
      > > > > already
      > > > >
      > > > > -rw-rw-r-- 1 mailman mailman 12288 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db
      > > > >
      > > > > -rw-rw---- 1 root mailman 1865 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases
      > > >
      > > > You must set the OWNER to mailman, not the GROUP.
      > > >
      > > > Then, Postfix will is use the mailman group ID in the PASSWORD file.
      > > > Postfix will not use the mailman group ID in the GROUP file.
      > > >
      > > > Wietse
      > >
      > > OK, now I have the following
      > >
      > > -rw-rw---- 1 mailman root 1865 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases
      > >
      > > but still the same error :-( Also tried with mailman:mailman but no luck..
      >
      > I told you to set the ownership of TWO FILES.
      >
      > Since you are following SUSE instructions, I suggest that you ask
      > them for help instead.
      >
      > Wietse

      The other one i.e.

      /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db

      already have mailman as owner...
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