Reloading confs

Craig White craigwhite at
Thu Aug 24 17:10:15 IST 2006

On Thu, 2006-08-24 at 16:46 +0100, Colin Jack wrote:
> I presume I need to restart MailScanner every time a modify the .conf
> files? 
> At the moment I do this by restarting sendmail ... is there an easier
> way? :)
You shouldn't ever start sendmail (or restart sendmail) - you should
only restart MailScanner which in turns stops/starts sendmail for you.

on Red Hat systems...

service MailScanner reload

should do what you want.


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