ports/157868: mail/mailman: Possible problem with MAIL_GID

Chris Rees crees at freebsd.org
Mon Jun 20 09:31:29 UTC 2011

On 20 June 2011 10:22, Guido Falsi <mad at madpilot.net> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 18, 2011 at 12:57:47PM +0000, Chris Rees wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I've reverted the problem commit, but I will push forward with
>> changing the method for creating users because the state of the port
>> at the moment is unacceptable (fiddling with base files before install
>> phase).
>> Please would you give the attached patch to mailman a spin, and let me know?
>> Madpilot, this is mostly your patch!
> Tested the patch, it works correctly. I'm happy my fix was useful :)
> This patch adds the need to manually add MAIL_GID to make.conf for
> people using postfix integration and maybe similar options for other
> MTAs. Perhaps it's better to mention this in UPDATING to avoid surprises
> to users.


Bear in mind that I reverted the MAIL_GID=nobody change for postfix
after huge amounts of hatemail... I'll remove that from this patch too
-- is that what you meant?



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