System mail send as non-root fails unless member of msmtp group

Bug #1812795 reported by Daniel F. Dickinson on 2019-01-22
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
msmtp-scripts
Status tracked in 1.2
1.2
High
Daniel F. Dickinson
Trunk
High
Daniel F. Dickinson

Bug Description

When a non-root user attempts to send mail (whether a system user or a 'real' user) via 'sendmail' (really msmtpq-ng-mta) the user fails to obtain a lock unless they are a member of the msmtp group. This causes queuing to fail and thus email is not sent.

Changed in msmtp-scripts:
status: New → In Progress
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