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Re: pkg/44068: Mailman's build process uses uid/gid of 'daemon' instead of 'mailman' and breaks package
The following reply was made to PR pkg/44068; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Holland <dholland-pbugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: pkg/44068: Mailman's build process uses uid/gid of 'daemon'
instead of 'mailman' and breaks package
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2010 21:49:46 +0000
On Mon, Nov 08, 2010 at 03:35:00PM +0000, andras%freeshell.de@localhost wrote:
> The Makefile of Mailman contains unsuitable definitions of these
> two variables:
> Which both default do the daemon user/group, although mailman
> should run under the 'mailman' group and the 'mailman' user.
> Simply compile the latest Mailman version from pkgsrc.
> Edit /usr/pkgsrc/mail/mailman/Makefile
> Changes made:
> MAILMAN_USER?= mailman
> MAILMAN_GROUP?= mailman
The mailman package makefile has defined MAILMAN_USER and
MAILMAN_GROUP this way since the package was first imported in 2002.
Is your pkgsrc tree corrupted?
David A. Holland
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