Opened 16 years ago

#19 closed defect (Fixed)

directory permission error shouldn't be an exception

Reported by: weasel Owned by: nickm
Priority: Low Milestone:
Component: Mixminion-Server Version: unspeficied
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[Moved from bugzilla]
Reporter: peter@… (Peter Palfrader)

Opened: 2003-10-27 21:07

directory permission error shouldn't be an exception, but rather a nice error

latest cvs

weasel@valiant:~/mixminion/bin$ ./mixminion server-start -f ../etc/
Mixminion version 0.0.6alpha1
This software is for testing purposes only. Anonymity is not guaranteed.
Reading configuration from ../etc/mixminiond.conf
Oct 27 21:06:27.937 [WARN] Mode specification is not yet supported.
Oct 27 21:06:27.938 [WARN] Dangerously low MixInterval
Oct 27 21:06:27.944 [DEBUG] Configuring server
Oct 27 21:06:27.946 [INFO] Enabling statistics logging
Oct 27 21:06:27.958 [FATAL]
Oct 27 21:06:27.974 [FATAL] Traceback (most recent call last):

File "/home/weasel/mixminion/lib/python2.3/site-packages/mixminion/server/", line 1078, in runServer

File "/home/weasel/mixminion/lib/python2.3/site-packages/mixminion/server/", line 312, in configureLog

log = EventLog(
File "/home/weasel/mixminion/lib/python2.3/site-packages/mixminion/server/", line 166, in init

File "/home/weasel/mixminion/lib/python2.3/site-packages/mixminion/", line 431, in createPrivateDir

File "/home/weasel/mixminion/lib/python2.3/site-packages/mixminion/", line 484, in checkPrivateDir

raise MixFilePermissionError(

MixFilePermissionError: Bad permissions (mode 777) on directory /home/


Fixed in 0.0.6 CVS

[Automatically added by flyspray2trac: Operating System: Linux]

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 16 years ago by weasel

flyspray2trac: bug closed.

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