Jeremy Kitchen wrote:
On Thursday 02 September 2004 11:37 am, Cheurfa Linda wrote:Well, I hear you, but why the FAQ of vpopmail says I can use vadddomain as non-root ? And since I want to execute the program from a web page, it'll be executed with apache privileges, which aren't root.
I'm using qmail 1.03 coupled with vpopmail 5.2.1 on a Red Hat 7.2 machine.
I experience some access rights problems with vpopmail when I execute
vadddomain. It returns an error code (240) and the message "Can not make
tru running it as root.
I suppose the inner directories of qmail can't be accessed by my user
and I don't want to use root to do this.
you have to, because vadddomain also HUPs qmail-send, which you'd have to be root to do.