postdrop < messagefile for sendmail?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Thu Nov 6 09:54:39 GMT 2003

At 22:24 05/11/2003, you wrote:
>         What is the equivalent of postdrop < messagefile for sendmail?
>(it releases quarantined messages)

sendmail -t < messagefile
if it's a complete message in 1 file.

If in "raw queue files", then mv both the df and the qf files into
/var/spool/ and
sendmail -qIxxxxxxx
where xxxxxxx is some part of the rest of the filename of the qf/df files
you just moved.
Julian Field
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