scanner not picking up messages from

Julian Field jkf at
Wed Jun 5 14:51:44 IST 2002

At 13:56 05/06/2002, you wrote:
>Nope. Actually, I found the problem: the /var/spool/ was not owned
>by the user/group that was specified in mailscanner.conf. Is there some way
>to have mailscanner gripe about this and refuse to start up? Or is there
>already a "debugging" mode somewhere that I missed that does this?

Good idea.
Will be in the next release.
Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
jkf at         Dept. of Electronics & Computer Science
Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
                             Southampton SO17 1BJ

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