Subject: Re: mailman vs. postfix
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/09/2004 17:08:48
In message <>, Luke Mewburn writes:
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>On Wed, Sep 08, 2004 at 10:51:24PM -0400, Steve Bellovin wrote:
>  | Is anyone *successfully* running mailman (from pkgsrc) with postfix on=
>  | 2.0beta?  I'm getting O(\aleph_null) messages like this:
>Not 2.0_BETA, but -current.   postfix 2.1.4, mailman 2.1.4nb1.
>I had to build mailman with the following in /etc/mk.conf:
>otherwise mailman bitched because postfix was running the job as
>"mailman:mailman" not "daemon:guest" (the sendmail default ?).
>This was a fresh install of mailman though, not an upgrade.

Ah -- that solves a different problem I had with it...  Thanks.  (The 
first problem turned out to be due to a mailman upgrade, I belive; 
fixing it, by changing /etc/passwd, caused this fault to occur.)

		--Steve Bellovin,