[Esd-l] procmail lock failure
murray at lbjp.demon.co.uk
Thu Feb 5 09:16:10 PST 2004
Scott Taylor wrote:
> At 12:15 AM 02/05/2004, =?iso-8859-2?Q?Mgr_Marcela_Doni=E8ov=E1?= wrote:
>> I install procmail-sanitizer and in procmail.log i found
>> procmail lock: Lock failure on "/var/spool/mail/quarantine.lock"
>> What is wrong ?
> That's a guess. I'm also going to guess that it has nothing to do
> with the sanitizer, if you are, in fact, talking about John Hardin's
> email-sanitizer v1.139. The email-sanitizer usually creates messages
> like: 'Attempt to quarantine the following message in
> $SECURITY_QUARANTINE failed.'
> I think we'll need to know more about your setup.
> What else does procmail do for you?
> your procmailrc file or ~/.procmailrc file would be good to see too.
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Equally, does /var/spool/mail.quarantine.lock already exist? If not,
'touch' it and see if that helps. If it does exist, 'rm' it and see if
that helps... Too many unknowns at this point...
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