unable to write pid to sendmail.pid

Kevin Miller Kevin_Miller at CI.JUNEAU.AK.US
Fri Oct 28 16:46:00 IST 2005

Julian Field wrote:
> On 28 Oct 2005, at 14:43, Denis Beauchemin wrote:
>> Felix,
>> I don't know much about Suse but the init script you included is
>> sendmail's.  Sendmail should not be started on its own (at least not
>> on RedHat). 
>> On RedHat, MailScanner starts both sendmail and MailScanner.  I
>> think it should be the same for Suse...
> It is the same for SuSE.
> Please follow the instructions the install.sh script tells you, this
> should sort it all out. I'll do some testing on SuSE 10 over the
> weekend, I have the DVD on my pocket-drive.

I've always gotten the error when starting MailScanner (using the
MailScanner script).  But it works as advertised so quit worrying about

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