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

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  • J. Bakshi
    On Fri, 2 Sep 2011 09:45:53 -0400 (EDT) ... The other one i.e. /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db already have mailman as owner...
    Message 1 of 12 , 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...
    • J. Bakshi
      On Fri, 02 Sep 2011 15:54:51 +0200 ... That file too have the owner as mailman -rw-rw-r-- 1 mailman mailman 12288 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db
      Message 2 of 12 , Sep 2, 2011
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        On Fri, 02 Sep 2011 15:54:51 +0200
        Reindl Harald <h.reindl@...> wrote:

        >
        >
        > Am 02.09.2011 15:22, schrieb Wietse Venema:
        > >> 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
        >
        > you did not notice that "/var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db" is the relevant file
        > and has the owner "mailman", "/var/lib/mailman/data/aliases" is the unhashed
        >
        >
        That file too have the owner as mailman

        -rw-rw-r-- 1 mailman mailman 12288 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db
      • Reindl Harald
        ... i know and that is why i answered Wietse and not to you
        Message 3 of 12 , Sep 2, 2011
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          Am 02.09.2011 16:00, schrieb J. Bakshi:
          > On Fri, 02 Sep 2011 15:54:51 +0200
          > Reindl Harald <h.reindl@...> wrote:
          >
          >>
          >> Am 02.09.2011 15:22, schrieb Wietse Venema:
          >>>> 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
          >>
          >> you did not notice that "/var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db" is the relevant file
          >> and has the owner "mailman", "/var/lib/mailman/data/aliases" is the unhashed
          >>
          >>
          > That file too have the owner as mailman
          >
          > -rw-rw-r-- 1 mailman mailman 12288 Sep 2 11:07 /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db

          i know and that is why i answered Wietse and not to you
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