Using --debug and --debug-sa with Postfix
pumzika at gmail.com
Wed May 13 15:02:31 IST 2009
I'm trying to understand how to use --debug and --debug-sa with
Postfix as the MTA to observe the processing of a single message.
Having stoppped all MailScanner processes, I run:
/opt/MailScanner/bin/MailScanner --debug --debug-sa
I get lots of debug output on screen, with no discernable errors,
which eventually stops at:
"Building a message batch to scan..."
Now at this point, I thought I could get away with doing:
cp -p /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine/20090512/spam/A8B5F1168A.A78ED
And MS would come back to life and begin processing the message, but
it doesn't. It just remains sat at "Building a message batch to
MS runs as user Postfix, and the permissions on the file before and
after cp are:
-rw-rw---- 1 postfix mail
What am I missing here? Does "Quarantine Whole Messages As Queue
Files" have any bearing on what I'm trying to do?
PS, I'm using:
Postfix 2.5.6 and
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