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RE: file permissions and tnef2multipart.pl

From: Jackson, Jeff (91901@xyz.molar.is)
Date: Thu 04 Sep 2003 - 16:46:29 GMT

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    I am curious, where is your tnef2multipart.pl file located, in the /usr/local/anomy/bin directory?

    Jeff

    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Geoff Seeley [mailto:91992@xyz.molar.is]
    > Sent: Thursday, September 04, 2003 9:09 AM
    > To: 92026@xyz.molar.is
    > Cc: 91942@xyz.molar.is
    > Subject: Re: [anomy-list]: file permissions and tnef2multipart.pl
    >
    >
    > Hi Noal,
    >
    > I'm getting a similar message (see my posting on 8.14.2003 in
    > the archives) but
    > I have yet to figure it out. I was guessing permission
    > problems as well and I
    > tried a few modifications to the script without luck.
    >
    > The *weird* thing is that sometimes it works! but most of the
    > time I get the
    > 3328 error code and like you, and no output in the debug log :(
    >
    > Another weird think is if I manually run the "saved"
    > attachment through the
    > script as the low-level user, it will convert it whereas it
    > previously failed
    > through Anomy...
    >
    > -Geoff
    >
    > On Wednesday, September 03, 2003 9:12 PM [GMT+8=PST],
    > 92026@xyz.molar.is <92026@xyz.molar.is> wrote:
    >
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > I'm trying to get the tnef2multipart.pl script to work and I'm
    > > running into
    > > a file permissions problem. I get nothing from the tnef
    > logging file
    > > (so I guess it isn't getting far enough into the script for any
    > > output) but I get
    > > an Unknown exit code: 3328 in the anomy logs which I think I've
    > > tracked down
    > > to being system error 13 (divide the perl exit status by
    > 256) which is
    > > Permission denied. After looking at all the permissions, the one
    > > that seems most likely is that the attachment that is saved by anomy
    > > is saved with user
    > > rw on the user whose email message it is. So in some ways it makes
    > > sense
    > > that something else can't read it, but I have no trouble getting the
    > > virus scanner to read and deal with them and I can't see that it's
    > > got any special privs.
    > >
    > > So if anyones got any ideas about what to look at, what to try or
    > > where I
    > > might be able to find more info on privs when one program calls
    > > another etc
    > > I'd really appreciate it.
    > >
    > > cheers,
    > >
    > > noel
    > >
    > >
    >
    >



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