Subject: Re: mailman group?
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 05/24/2006 01:27:24
On Tue, 23 May 2006, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> There are indeed conflicts between mailman and postfix.  Setting
> MAILMAN_MAILGROUP=mailman solves them, if I recall -- at any rate, that's
> what I have, and it does work.  But I've had trouble in the past, though
> recent versions of mailman have been a lot better.

MAILMAN_MAILGROUP=mailman does not seem to work with sendmail.
Postfix seems to run with gid 12 ("postfix"), so that's indeed bad.

I guess I'll going to change this to 'daemon' now, and add a comment for 

That's not optimal, but better than the given status.

  - Hubert