Strange Message

Julian Field jkf at
Tue Jun 18 17:12:25 IST 2002

At 16:33 18/06/2002, you wrote:
>I tried to search in the archive but I could find anything....
>I have noticed this message in the maillog :
>Jun 18 17:26:53 blackbox1 sendmail[10418]: NOQUEUE: SYSERR(root):
>opendaemonsocket: daemon Daemon0: cannot bind: Address already in use
>Jun 18 17:26:53 blackbox1 sendmail[10418]: daemon Daemon0: problem
>creating SMTP socket
>Any ideas?

I think you've got 2 sendmail daemons running, both trying to do a "-bd" on
their command line. MailScanner requires one with "-bd" and one with
something like "-q15m". You might still have a sendmail init.d script being
run which is doing another "-bd".
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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