Question on Fedora's RPM of Mailmail and Sendmail

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Sat Feb 2 22:39:48 UTC 2008

Todd Zullinger wrote:

> Now, for sendmail I don't think this same thing applies.  In the test
> I did I added the aliases to /etc/aliases and things worked (once
> SELinux was set to permissive).  I only mention this in case there's
> something different about how you setup the aliases that may jump out
> at you as a potential cause for sendmail running the mailman wrapper
> script with group mailnull.

I'm way out of date on how this works, but the last time I looked, the 
mailman wrapper was setgid mailman which should work regardless of what 
starts it.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at

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