arturs at netvision.net.il
Thu Jun 8 10:56:52 IST 2006
> I'm leaving the MailScanner.conf 'Lock Type' blank. (Correct?) The
> comment there says:
> # How to lock spool files.
> # Don't set this unless you *know* you need to.
> # For sendmail, it defaults to "posix".
> # For sendmail 8.12 and older, you will probably need to
> change it to flock,
> # particularly on Linux systems.
> # For Exim, it defaults to "posix".
> # No other type is implemented.
> Lock Type =
> so I would expect it to use "posix". (Correct?)
> But watching /var/log/maillog I see:
> ... MailScanner: Using locktype = flock
Just leave it blank.
In a case of sendmail flock type will be used.
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