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Date:      Mon, 1 May 1995 18:44:13 -0400 (EDT)
From:      "Jonathan M. Bresler" <jmb@kryten.atinc.com>
To:        Plyaskin Sergey <splyaski@cmp.com>
Cc:        "'.freebsd-questions@freebsd.org'" <freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.org>, "'.majordomo-users@greatcircle.com'" <majordomo-users@GreatCircle.COM>
Subject:   Re: majordomo-1.93 on FreeBSD 2.0
Message-ID:  <Pine.3.89.9505011807.E1583-0100000@kryten.atinc.com>
In-Reply-To: <2FA578FE@mailgate.cmp.com>

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On Mon, 1 May 1995, Plyaskin Sergey wrote:

> I'm trying to set up Majordomo-1.93 on the system running FreeBSD 950412 
> SNAP. The problem is, as usualy, permissions. If I use BSD settings shown 
> below, I get "error: recompile with POSIX flags"
> 
> W_USER=daemon
> W_GROUP=majordom

	create a majordomo user as well as a majordomo group, that the 
wrapper should setuid/setgid to.  wrapper will have to be install suid 
root in order for the getuid() == geteuid() and getgid == geteuid() 
checks to succeed.  (provided i understand the recent changes to setui etc.)

> W_CHOWN=${W_USER}.${W_GROUP}
> W_CHMOD=6755
> WRAPPER_FLAGS = -DBIN=\"${W_BIN}\" -DPATH=\"PATH=${W_PATH}\"    \
>         -DHOME=\"HOME=${W_HOME}\" -DSHELL=\"SHELL=${W_SHELL}\"  \
>         -DMAJORDOMO_CF=\"MAJORDOMO_CF=${W_MAJORDOMO_CF}\"
> 
> If I use POSIX settings, I get the "unknown mailer error 5" message. The 
> settings are as following:

"unknown mailer error " means 
define EIO             5               /* Input/output error */

from /usr/include/sys/errno.h

	

> 
> W_UID = 199
> W_GID = 27
> W_CHOWN=root
> W_CHMOD=4755
> WRAPPER_FLAGS = -DBIN=\"${W_BIN}\" -DPATH=\"PATH=${W_PATH}\" \
>        -DHOME=\"HOME=${W_HOME}\" -DSHELL=\"SHELL=${W_SHELL}\" \
>        -DMAJORDOMO_CF=\"MAJORDOMO_CF=${W_MAJORDOMO_CF}\"       \
>        -DPOSIX_UID=${W_UID} -DPOSIX_GID=${W_GID} -DSETGROUP
> 
> 199 is majordom uid, 27 is majordom gid.
> In both cases, all files and directories under W_BIN are owned by 
> majordom:majordom.
> 
> I know there many people using Majordomo on FreeBSD systems. Could you 
> please give me a hint. Please reply to splyaski@cmp.com. Thanks.
> 
>  -Serge      splyaski@cmp.com
> 

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