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Re: cvs edit and sendmail

José M. Fandiño wrote:


> I get this error from a cvs pserver when I try to use the
> cvs edit command. The client software is wincvs and the 
> server is a vanilla 3.3 box.

have you changed any permissions?

> ignored, check group ids (egid=1006, want=25)' from cvs server

> I have read sendmail/SECURITY but it isn't very clear for
> me what's the next pass. I must install sendmail set-uid??

from my /etc/mailer.conf (3.3) I see clearly:

$ ls -al `awk '/^sendmail/ {print $2}' /etc/mailer.conf`
-r-xr-sr-x  1 root  smmsp  581632 Mar 29 20:57 /usr/libexec/sendmail/sendmail
$ grep smmsp /etc/passwd /etc/group
/etc/passwd:smmsp:*:25:25:Sendmail Message Submission Program:/nonexistent:/sbin/nologin