Process old Mails

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Wed Jan 3 14:49:41 CET 2007

On 03/01/07, Daniel Fuhrer <daniel at> wrote:
> Hi all
> I have Mailscanner running on a freebsd 5.3 box.
> This morning I had a lot of mails in the directory /var/spool/
> So I moved this directory to a other name, recreatet the Directory and
> restarted Mailscanner. Now everything is running fine. My question is: how
> can i start process the old files in the old I tried to copy just
> file by file to the new directory. But mailscanner doesent process this
> mail.
> Thanks for your answer.
> Cheers Daniel
Sounds like Sendmail to me... Not my MTA of choice, but ... Did you
copy both the df and the qf file over to the new directory?

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