Subject: Re: Sendmail 8.12.1 on NetBSD 1.5.2
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/15/2001 22:09:34
On Thu, Nov 15, 2001 at 09:22:05AM -0500, email@example.com wrote:
> I am attempting to upgrade to sendmail 8.12.1; platform is pmax running
> NetBSD 1.5.2
> The software compiles without a problem and the daemon accepts email from
> the outside just fine. When I attempt to send email I get an error messsage
> drop_privileges: Unable to drop set-group-ID privileges
> The sendmail web site states that if this message appears to compile with
> I did that and still see the same problem.
> Sendmail provides a test script and it would seem to indicate that setgid
> can reset the group id from a saved set.
> Has anyone succeeded in installing sendmail 8.12.1? Would love to find out
> what it took.
Did you check pkgsrc ? The solution may be there ...
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>