MailScanner is not processing files in /var/spool/

Antony Stone Antony at SOFT-SOLUTIONS.CO.UK
Fri Feb 14 16:15:08 GMT 2003

On Friday 14 February 2003 4:07 pm, Daniele Antoniazzi wrote:

> Actually I've just one process running MailScanner, that I can see with
> ps, and not 5. You say that there could be some problem with conf file;
> I've not tweaked a lot it, I've just enabled virus scanning, and enabled
> sophos as antivirus. Is there a way to understand if it fails in
> processing conf file?

Check in /var/log/syslog or else kill the (single) instance and then run
/opt/MailScanner/bin/check_mailscanner and see what it says...

Only 1 running instance does sound like a problem to me.



Normal people think "if it ain't broke, don't fix it".
Engineers think "if it ain't broke, it doesn't have enough features yet".

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