After upgrade to MS 4.74 mails are stuck in queue.

memmas memmas at
Wed Jan 7 18:57:56 GMT 2009

MailScanner --debug
In Debugging mode, not forking...
Trying to setlogsock(unix)
Building a message batch to scan...
Have a batch of 1 message.
max message size is '200k'
Stopping now as you are debugging me.

So everything work fine.
Thank you

Julian Field wrote:
> On 7/1/09 18:05, Kai Schaetzl wrote:
>> Memmas wrote on Wed, 07 Jan 2009 19:53:29 +0200:
>>> 'MailScanner --debug' still stuck, Should I worry about it?
>> If I recall correctly, you have to stop the MailScanner daemon, put
>> something in the queue and then start MailScanner --debug. If there is
>> nothing to scan it may well appear to be stuck with --debug.
> Correct. It will sit and wait for some mail to come in, but if you 
> have done a "service MailScanner stop" then no mail will come in.
>>   I think
>> Julian recently added an option to specify a different queue directory.
> Run "MailScanner --help" to see all the command-line options.
>> With that you could keep MS running and debug at the same time.
>> If mail flows and everything seems to be fine what you see with
>> MailScanner --debug is just to be expected I'd say.
> You can run "service MailScanner startin" which starts up the MTA 
> (postfix/sendmail/whatever) so that mail can come in, then run 
> "MailScanner --debug" to process 1 batch of incoming mail and then 
> stop. Once everything is working happily, just do "service MailScanner 
> restart" to start up everything normally.
> Jules

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