MailScanner -debug --lint... solved

Julian Field MailScanner at
Wed Apr 30 11:59:19 IST 2008

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I have found and fixed the problem.
The fix will be in the next release.

Julian Field wrote:
> * PGP Signed: 04/30/08 at 10:28:56
> Alessandro Dentella wrote:
>> Hi,
>>   While writing this message I found the misconfiguration that caused 
>> it. I
>>   post the message anyhow since there is another message written 1 
>> month ago
>>   with the same problem that was left unanswered.
>>   ----
>>   I'm trying to debug a problem so I used --debug --lint discovering a
>>   different behaviour according to the dir I run it from. I already 
>> saw a
>>   message noticing the same thing:
>>   If I run if from /root (PATH is correct, no ".") I  get:
>> Cannot create temporary Work Dir /10768. Are the permissions and 
>> ownership
>> of  correct? at /usr/share/MailScanner//MailScanner/ line 152
>>   runnning it from /etc/MailScanner met another problem in a different
>>   position.
>>   I found out I had wront permissios on /tmp!!! (chmod 1777 /tmp...)
> What permissions and ownership did it have before? (when it was broken)
> Jules


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