Todd C. Miller
Todd.Miller at courtesan.com
Thu Dec 12 14:29:26 EST 2002
In message <3DF81448.1010304 at netzero.net>
so spake Kirk Bailey (idiot1):
> I just went in on ssh, and tried issuing the newaliases command- regfused by
> the server. As su, it works fine. Hate to be the bearer of sad news, but in
> FreeBSD you cannot do this.
> I wonder why...
As of sendmail 8.12.0 the sendmail binary is no longer setuid root.
One consequence of this is that newaliases must be run by root.
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