sendmail failed to start due to permissions problem (Doc ID 1009427.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2014

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
All Platforms

Symptoms


451 4.0.0 /etc/mail/sendmail.cf: line 77: fileclass: cannot open '/etc/mail/local-host-names': Group writable directory
451 4.0.0 /etc/mail/sendmail.cf: line 492: fileclass: cannot open '/etc/mail/trusted-users': Group writable directory

Cause

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