URGENT: MailScanner issue on Linux mail server

David Heller dheller at ALLHELLER.NET
Wed May 14 18:42:08 IST 2003

Make sure the file /tmp/FprotBusy.lock is writable. I have mine set to
chmod 666 FProtBusy.lock If that file is not writable your mail will
never get delivered. because it will just sit there waiting for f-prot
to scan it.

 Good Luck,


Bill Beauchemin wrote:

>I installed MailScanner along with F-Prot AV on a system runnning
>postfix. I can see in the log file that MailScanner is processing and
>F-prot is scanning then the email is delivered. Where in the heck is it
>delivered to? No one is getting mail in /var/spool/mail and if I try
>popping the email it doesnt find any email. So am I missing something in
>the MailScanner.conf or did installing F-Prot screw it up?
>Bill Beauchemin
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>Beautie Goldens

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