MailWatch and MailScanner and Postfix (settings)

Martin Hepworth martinh at SOLID-STATE-LOGIC.COM
Tue Jan 20 08:58:47 GMT 2004

pz wrote:
> Hello,
> im trying MailWatch software with mailscanner. I have some problems
> with ownership and permisions of files.
> in MailScanner.conf
> owner postifx
> group postfix
> but MailWatch cant read quarantine dir, because all new dirs are
> created with
> postfix.postfix ownership.
> Same problem is with /var/spool/MailScanner/spamassasin directory
> (postfix.postfix)...
> php is running in safe mode, cant read files in which owner is not
> nobody (apache) owner.
> __
> S pozdravom
> Peter Zimen

There's a script you need to run that resets all the ownerships on the
quaranteen dir. Surprisingly its called 'fix_quaranteen_permissions'.

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Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300


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