mailscanner status command

Julian Field jkf at
Fri Jun 21 11:36:11 IST 2002

Does a "mailscanner stop" kill all the 3 processes properly?
If so, I'll just add "[sendmail]" as one of the things to look for in the
"status" bit.

Try the attached.
Hopefully the 3 lines of output will all line up now too.

At 11:27 21/06/2002, you wrote:
>Julian Field wrote:
> > New init.d script attached, which has much prettier output.
>Thanks for that Jules. Only problem I have though is that my outgoing
>sendmail process shows up as
>   679 ?        S      0:00 [sendmail]
>in a process listing so your status command doesn't see it. I've just
>verified that it's working by sending a message to myself. Why do ps
>entries sometimes go like this?
>Martin Sapsed                           To have no errors
>Information Services                    Would be life without meaning
>University of Wales, Bangor, LL57 2UX   No struggle, no joy.
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