Subject: Re: mailman and apache, straight from pkgsrc, not happy...
To: Matthias Buelow <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/05/2003 22:51:33
On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 11:01:39PM +0200, Matthias Buelow wrote:
> I've encountered the same problems a while back when trying to set
> up mailman+apache.  I wonder what the best solution here is.
> Running the entire apache as mailman:mailman probably isn't so
> desirable.  Running mailman (and its databases) as www:www is
> neither.  Perhaps Manuel's choice of running the mailman scripts
> setgid isn't that bad?

I think the mailman package installed them sgid for me.
Maybe the users and groups got created after the package install ?
I don't remember how PKG_GROUPS/PKG_USERS is supposed to work.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference