mailscanner & exim

Nick Phillips nwp at LEMON-COMPUTING.COM
Mon Dec 17 18:19:51 GMT 2001

On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 11:24:47PM +0000, Rajesh Fowkar wrote:

> This is correct. Because I am not connected while sending these mails and
> after scanning them they are staying in the queue /var/spool/exim/input.
> But mail does not show them nor mail -C /etc/exim_outgoing.conf.
> As soon as I stop mailscanner and start only exim all the mails are back in
> queue and exim starts sending them.

This would imply that mailscanner is correctly set up but that the exim that
should send things out is not; when those mails finally get sent, do they
have the mailscanner header added?

Nick Phillips -- nwp at
Stay away from flying saucers today.

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