permissions and ownership of /var/spool/incoming

Dan Carl danc at
Sat May 18 16:23:53 IST 2013

Hi all,
I never have any issues with Mailscanner the thing just works and works 
But when it comes to new installs that when you'll see me post here.
I'm running a shiny new CentOS 6.4 box with postfix.
I've tried everything but still getting error below when running 
MailScanner --lint.
Could not open file >/var/spool/MailScanner/incoming/2614/1.header: 
Permission denied
Cannot create + lock headers file 
/var/spool/MailScanner/incoming/2614/1.header, Permission denied at 
/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 523
I set the permissions and ownership to:
chown -R postfix.clam *
chmod -R 750 *
But Mailscanner sets the permissions to clam.root
Thanks in advance

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