Julian Field mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Fri Feb 21 16:46:06 GMT 2003

At 16:30 21/02/2003, you wrote:
>Julian Field wrote:
> >
> > For some reason your MailScanner is unable to shut down gracefully or
> > restart gracefully.
>That is what I figured.  Probably my fault.
> > To get rid of them, shut down MailScanner, delete the lot, then re-start
> > MailScanner.
>That is what I did.  I mentioned that the oldest directories were dated
>from October 17.  I checked /opt/MailScanner/var and noticed a pid file
>with the same date.  I also trashed everything in that directory before
>restarting MailScanner.
> > More recent versions of the code are better at cleaning up after themselves
> > than old versions.
>I am currently using 4.03-1...must be time to upgrade!

4.13 due at the start of next month...

>As always - AWESOME product!

Thanks! Spread the word...

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Julian Field
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