just gets bigger - no delivery?

Brett Charbeneau brett at
Thu Aug 31 20:07:48 IST 2006

On Thu, 31 Aug 2006, Matt Hampton wrote:

MH> OK to confirm:
MH> You have checked the permission on /var/spool/MailScanner (and child
MH> directories)

drwxr-x---   5 mail  mail   4096 Aug 31 12:10 MailScanner

drwxr-x---   2 mail mail 4096 Mar  5 20:29 archive
drwxr-x---  14 mail mail 4096 Aug 31 15:04 incoming
drwxr-x---   2 mail mail 4096 Mar  5 20:29 quarantine

MH> You have checked that the Lock Type is correct.

	This is a sendmail machine,

Lock Type =

MH> Try removing the oldest messages from the queue and move them to another
MH> directory and see what happens.  Could be a single message doing this.....

	Good plan - and already tried that. Didn't make a difference I'm afraid.

Brett Charbeneau
Network Administrator
Williamsburg Regional Library
7770 Croaker Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188-7064
(757)259-4079 (fax)    brett at

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