Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 990052
why does mailgraph run as root?
Last modified: 2014-02-05 17:12:48 EST
the unit below works pretty fine until a update of your package steps in and changes the permissions of "/var/lib/mailgraph" which has to be a "chown -R nobody:root /var/lib/mailgraph"
it is enough to run as group root for read /var/log/maillog
such services has no vaild reason to run as root
[root@thx1138:~]$ cat /etc/systemd/system/mailgraph.service
ExecStart=/usr/bin/perl -w /usr/sbin/mailgraph -l /var/log/maillog --daemon-rrd=/var/lib/mailgraph --ignore-localhost
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