Problem with Exim and Mailscanner
maxsec at gmail.com
Mon Jun 15 09:02:31 IST 2009
2009/6/15 Jonas A. Larsen <jonas at vrt.dk>:
>> I think you missed the bit where you create a SECOND init script for
>> the additional Exim instance :) You end up with two separate exim
>> scripts in /etc/init.d:
>> Then you simply need to add a symblic link into the correct run-levels
>> to make sure it starts during boot. Most distro's have their own
>> utilities to do this for you:
>> Debian/Ubuntu: update-rc.d
>> RedHat/CentOS: chkconfig (see
>> The how-to I wrote simply shows how to make the two exim's play nicely
>> with Debian so that updates etc don't hose your hard work.
>> If you need more help, please help us - we need to know:
>> What MTA (Exim) and version?
>> What version of MailScanner?
>> What OS (linux/Solaris/etc) and version?
>> Any logs, error messages, etc?
>> I really don't have enough information about your setup to offer any
>> more specific information...but more than happy to help out when more
>> info is available :)
> I have made a simple mod of the Debian init script so it works with 1 initscript which starts both exim processes.
> Let me know if anybody would be interested in a copy.
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Also worth checking this..
Jonas - does this any updating?
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