I have set Alerts for 3 users on a Document Library in our Team Site in a MOSS 2007 environment. Alerts go out for every other person I set alerts for, with the exception of this person. Our Exchange Admin tracked down the Alert email and saw
that while everyone else was listed, this person was not. At the same time I turned on Verbose logging for the log files and found the PermissionMask failure. The problem is I cannot figure out why this person is failing this check.
This person happens to be a member of our IT team, as are the other people I added Alerts for. I should also note that this problem occurs whether I add the alert for this person, or this person adds the alert themselves. I have checked the permissions
on the Library and they are inherited from the Site level. When I check the permissions on the Site level, the IT team has Contribute permissions, I did then check the AD Security Group to be sure that this person is in the group, and they are.
Any ideas as to why this would happen for this person only? This person can access, and add content, to the Library which puzzles me more. My next test will be to add this permission to the Site permissions explicity with Full Control to see
if that matters.
In Googling for this, I find a number of PermissionMask posts, but none that seem to address this specific pro
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