[Dovecot] Sendmail + deliver; silent errors.

Daryl Tester dt-dovecot at handcraftedcomputers.com.au
Sat Mar 20 03:48:10 EET 2010

Timo Sirainen wrote:

[Sendmail mailer arguments]

>> Change the last line ("Argv") to
>> A=/opt/dovecot-1.2.9/libexec/dovecot/deliver -d $u


> Well, at least I updated the wiki now so that future people won't have
> this problem. :)

To be fair, this was only a problem because I setuid'd the binary as root,
which causes the extra permissions checking.  The wiki page uses a non-
root ID, which I couldn't get to work (the previously mentioned setgid()
failure), but at least wouldn't have fallen over in this fashion.


  Daryl Tester

Member of the Amalgamated Australian Association Against Apostrophe Abuse.
(formerly the 6A's - no, wait ...).

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