Diagnosing Error?

Mike R spycobalt at SPYPRODUCTIONS.COM
Fri Nov 14 16:32:13 GMT 2003

The most recent version of MailScanner is what I am using.

I had restart sendmail, then restarted mailscanner, and now everything is
working well.  Don't know what that was all about, though.

The maillog didn't show any unsual activity.  After the line 'Using locktype
= flock" would appear, no other lines regarding Mailscanner.



> At 09:52 AM 11/14/2003 -0500, you wrote:
> >Is there a logfile for MailScanner somewhere?  I need to diagnose why
> >MailScanner isn't scanning incoming mail.  Nothing has changed about my
> >setup - the server had to be rebooted and I restarted
> MailScanner after the
> >reboot was complete.
> >
> >When I start MailScanner, I get an 'ok' on everything, but when I do a
> >status afterwards I get:
> >
> >[root MailScanner]# /etc/rc.d/init.d/MailScanner status
> >Checking MailScanner daemons:
> >          MailScanner:       ok
> >          incoming sendmail: ERROR!
> >          outgoing sendmail: ok
> >
> >Sendmail is working fine, but MailScanner isn't scanning any mail.  I am
> >using a Cobalt RAQ4 (pity me).
> Hi Mike,
> I run MS on a RaQ3 and MS/SA on a couple of RaQ4s. Dig in /var/log/maillog
> and see what sendmail or MailScanner is complaining about.
> What version of MailScanner are you using?
> Cheers,
> Glenn

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