Mailscanner logging and MRTG

Kelly Hamlin fizz at BOMB.NET
Thu Apr 25 21:40:51 IST 2002

did u put -r in your syslog startup?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Wallis" <mike at UNIXSECURITY.ORG>
Sent: Thursday, April 25, 2002 3:52 PM
Subject: Mailscanner logging and MRTG

> I got bored this morning and decided to try setting up our MRTG to graph
> Mailscanner info. So, I grabbed the Perl script and the sample config
> files, which all look fine. However, none of the "mailscanner" strings
> the Perl script is looking for appear to be present in either my
> maillog, or syslog.
> So, the obvious question is: What do I need to do to get Mailscanner to
> log something besides startup/shutdown, since that appears to be the
> only thing Mailscanner related in my logs?
> Mailscanner: 3.13-2
> Sendmail: 8.11.6
> OS: RH 7.2
> --
> Mike Wallis
> mw at

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