Beta release 4.39.4

shrek-m at shrek-m at GMX.DE
Mon Feb 28 13:27:18 GMT 2005

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Julian Field wrote:

> You need to
>    chkconfig sendmail off
>    chkconfig MailScanner on
>    service sendmail stop
>    sleep 10
>    service MailScanner start

not in this case because i would test sendmail for itself without MS
--> sendmail produced the warning and did not delivered the mails.

sm> $ WARNING: RunAsUser for MSP ignored,
sm> check group ids (egid=500, want=51)
sm> can not chdir(/var/spool/clientmqueue/):
sm> Permission denied
sm> Program mode requires special privileges,
sm> e.g., root or TrustedUser.

All is working again after reinstalling sendmail and MS,
i hope that this will not happen on others MS updates under fedora core 3.

i do not know why sendmail stopped working while/after updating to the
latest MS (sendmail off, MS on) but
  # rpm -e sendmail
  # yum install sendmail
solved the problem and sendmail was working again.
i had deinstalled mailscanner before sendmail but it seems that this was
not necessary.

the permissions on /var/spool/clientmqueue are the same as before.

# ll /var/spool/ | grep mq
drwxrwx---   2 smmsp  smmsp   4096 28. Feb 14:01 clientmqueue
drwx------   2 root   mail    4096 28. Feb 14:01 mqueue
drwx------   2 root   root    4096 28. Feb 14:01

i have
  enabled  prelink
  disabled  selinux


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