Odd seteuid() error ?

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Sat Mar 17 08:17:18 UTC 2001

Basil Kruglov <basil at cifnet.com> writes:

> geting error:

> Mar 17 02:03:45 vallen inndstart: can't setgroups: Operation not permitted
> Mar 17 02:03:45 vallen inndstart: seteuid(0) failed: Operation not permitted 

> even though it worked fine for about 1day.. after some change innfeed
> start complaning, I could not figure out why... so I restarted innd, and
> now getting this :/

Generally this means that inndstart isn't setuid root.

Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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