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Re: Problemns after updating from 6.1.4 to 6.1.5



Seems like I forgot the -p option when untarring the distribution sets!

Turns out that /usr/bin/su was also missing the Set-UID bit, and fixing that make su(1) work again, too!

Thanks for all the quick rpelies that led to finding the solution.

On Sat, 18 Oct 2014, Havard Eidnes wrote:

It's not at all clear to me where maildrop directory is.  And it is >
also not clear to me why this is broken, since I took great pains to >
avoid modifying the postfix {master,main}.cf files during etcupdate.

I hit that last week - I think it is a change postfix...

$ ls -ld /var/spool/postfix/maildrop
drwx-wx--- 2 postfix maildrop 512 Oct 18 10:12

Yep, that's what my machine says, too.  (Identical except for the

But, since postdrop runs as setgid=maildrop it should be able to write
the files:

$ ls -l `which postdrop`
-r-xr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  183109 Sep 30 00:38 /usr/sbin/postdrop

Any clue on how to fix?

Yesterday I upgraded a local host (via local src build) to 6.1.5
and have:

# ls -l `which postdrop`
-r-xr-sr-x  1 root  maildrop  183109 Oct 17 13:41 /usr/sbin/postdrop


- Håvard

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