Odd seteuid() error ?

Basil Kruglov basil at cifnet.com
Sat Mar 17 08:50:43 UTC 2001


On Sat, Mar 17, 2001 at 12:17:18AM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
> 
> 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.

Ah.. thanks..

argh.. I figured this one out... my stupid mistake
I did chown -R news.news news 

yeah.. inndstart should be
-r-sr-x---   1 root     news        87613 Mar 17 02:26 inndstart*

-Basil


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