[Admin-discuss] Helpdesk mailman privileges and User/MySQL account?

Eoghan Cotter eoghan.cotter at redbrick.dcu.ie
Thu May 5 10:52:58 IST 2011

On Thu, May 05, 2011 at 12:12:33AM +0100, Paul B wrote:
> On 4 May 2011 23:59, Eoghan Cotter <eoghan.cotter at redbrick.dcu.ie> wrote:
> > I see no reason not to do it, the only thing I would say is that has
> > everyone
> > considered that this would give helpdesk access to all the lists archives?
> >
> > I'll bring it up in committee meeting this week so, I imagine it's not
> really a problem but should probably be approved by cmt if they're going to
> get access to anything like that.

Just found out last night, you can apearently create a password that has rights
to create and delete lists, dunno if you can add reseting passwords to that.

> Might hold off on the system account too, just since this will be discussed
> might as well see if anyone on cmt has thoughts on it as well.
> Any other pros/cons or any other relevant stuff you want brought up mention
> it some time before Saturday so, supposed to be the big handover meeting
> before next year so this is the kind of stuff we should get out of the way
> IMO.

Eoghan Cotter

DCU Networking Society (Redbrick) Sys Admin

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