[Mageia-dev] coreutils runuser pam config (aka cyrus-imapd refuses to start on mga2).

Thomas Backlund tmb at mandriva.org
Sat Jun 9 10:10:46 CEST 2012

08.06.2012 11:54, Colin Guthrie skrev:
> @tmb: ping! As you are maintainer I don't want to push this without your
> ACK.
> Col

Sorry for missing this earlier.
Looks good to me, so "ACK" :)


> 'Twas brillig, and Colin Guthrie at 04/06/12 10:50 did gyre and gimble:
>> Hi,
>> After upgrading one of my machines to Mageia 2 I noticed an error
>> running cyrus imapd.
>> In the systemd version it runs a file before executing the daemon:
>> /usr/lib/cyrus-imapd/cyr_systemd_helper start
>> This script (stolen from fedora) uses the "runuser" command from
>> coreutils. While I'm not sure I fully appreciate the difference between
>> runuser vs. "su -c" we do provide the utility, and thus IMO it should work!
>> I've applied the same pam configs as fedora use to our coreutils package
>> here:
>> Can someone review? I've tested that that putting these files on my mga2
>> box makes cyrus-imapd run fine.
>> So if this is OK, it needs to be pushed as an update to Mga2. I'll do
>> that once the maintainer (tmb) ACKs it.

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