Subject: Re: slightly off topic
To: Rick Kelly <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 02/18/1997 13:36:33
What version of majordomo?
I'm running 1.9.3 fine on a NetBSD 1.2 box - its well worth
updating if you have an older version of majrodomo, not least for
the script that will automatically check all your files &
permissions for problems :)
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On Tue, 18 Feb 1997, Rick Kelly wrote:
> I just upgraded my 1386 server running NetBSD 0.9a to NetBSD 1.2.
> I have been running some mailing lists on this box, and I use majordomo
> to control the mail. The wrapper program, which runs setuid to the
> majordomo owner, is failing when trying to run the majordomo perl
> scripts. This worked under 0.9a using perl 5.002 and I'm still using
> 5.002. Does anyone have any patches or kludges for this?
> Thanks in advance.
> The original message was received at Mon, 17 Feb 1997 18:05:37 -0500 (EST)
> from root@main [188.8.131.52]
> ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
> "|/src/majordomo-1.92/wrapper majordomo"
> (expanded from: <firstname.lastname@example.org>)
> ----- Transcript of session follows -----
> Insecure dependency in `` while running setuid at /src/majordomo-1.92/majordomo
> line 46.
> 554 "|/src/majordomo-1.92/wrapper majordomo"... unknown mailer error 255
> Rick Kelly email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org