Mailscanner setup (sendmail start script)

Travis Zadikem taz at AZTEK-ENG.COM
Tue Dec 30 13:50:29 GMT 2003

I have enclosed one that I am using under Solaris that I MODIFIED from
what I had
gotten a while back from Julian Field.  It has

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From: MailScanner mailing list [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On
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Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2003 2:29 AM
Subject: Re: Mailscanner setup (sendmail start script)

If you are using it on a RedHat 9 box, you should be using the
distribution clearly labelled "for RedHat Linux". If you did that, you
would not need to ask this question as it would all be done for you. You
should then be following the instructions for the RPM distribution which
are here:

At 22:38 29/12/2003, you wrote:
>I am setting up mailscanner on a Redhat 9 box.  I am following the
>instructions provided by Julian Field at the following link:
>I am at the point of modifying the sendmail start script in
>/etc/rc.d/init.d.  The instructions are as follows:
>"Currently, your copy of sendmail will be started by a script such as
>/etc/init.d/mail or /etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail. Somewhere in this script

>will be the command to start sendmail itself. This should look like
>     sendmail -bd -q15m
>You should change this to the following two lines:

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