Beta release 4.39.4

shrek-m at shrek-m at GMX.DE
Mon Feb 28 11:13:23 GMT 2005

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Julian Field wrote:

> Check the permissions of /var/spool/MailScanner/*. That's the most
> likely problem.

# ll /var/spool/MailScanner/
insgesamt 12
drwxr-xr-x  3 root root 4096  9. Dez 23:31 archive
drwx------  2 root root 4096 28. Feb 12:05 incoming
drwx------  6 root root 4096 26. Jan 08:08 quarantine

sendmail is not working :-((
i do not know what the MS update has changed but immediately after the
update sendmail is not working.
MS was the only update i have done since 3 days.

and why the hell is MS starting short after the reboot with this config?
# chkconfig MailScanner --list
MailScanner     0:Aus   1:Aus   2:Aus   3:Aus   4:Aus   5:Aus   6:Aus
# chkconfig sendmail --list
sendmail        0:Aus   1:Aus   2:Ein   3:Ein   4:Ein   5:Ein   6:Aus

# reboot
# vi  /var/log/maillog
Feb 28 12:01:06 xp1800 MailScanner[6803]: MailScanner E-Mail Virus
Scanner version 4.39.4 starting...

i think i will reinstall sendmail,  mailscanner will follow if sendmail
is working again.

for now ...
# rpm -e mailscanner


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