Bug 42812 - mailman cannot run on virtual domains
Summary: mailman cannot run on virtual domains
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Product: Red Hat Powertools
Classification: Retired
Component: mailman (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: John Dennis
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Reported: 2001-05-30 08:40 UTC by Jerome Neuveglise
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-03-13 21:18:50 UTC
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Description Jerome Neuveglise 2001-05-30 08:40:21 UTC
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Description of problem:
I have setup a few virtual domains via the linuxconf tool.
Aliases for mailman lists are declared in /etc/vmail/aliases.domain.tld

Then all email sent to the list are not computed by mailman and the error 
messages in /var/log/maillog is :

Mailman mail-wrapper: Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 12, GOT gid 
65535. (Reconfigure to take 65535?)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install mailman RPM and then create a list
2. Copy the given aliases in /etc/vmail/aliases.domain.tld
3. Send a mail to thelist@domain.tld
4. See the error in the maillog file

Actual Results:  Mailman mail-wrapper: Failure to exec script. WANTED gid 
12, GOT gid 65535. (Reconfigure to take 65535?)

And of course nothing is processed by mailman.

Expected Results:  The email should have been sent to the list

Additional info:

mailman is working well on the main domain of the machine.

Comment 1 John Dennis 2003-03-13 21:18:50 UTC
This bug is very old, current release is 2.1.1. This area of the code has been
reworked in the current release. 

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