[CentOS] Cannot start sm-client on CentOS
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Wed Mar 22 22:03:12 UTC 2006
Alexander Dalloz wrote on Wed, 22 Mar 2006 19:27:05 +0100:
> Typical reason is you broke the permissions of the sendmail binary.
> Check that it is
> $ ls -al /usr/sbin/sendmail.sendmail
> -rwxr-sr-x 1 root smmsp 732248 21. Feb 2005
It's exactly like this. I didn't touch any of that at all. I replaced the
sendmail.cf, though, with my own one from Suse systems with 8.12.
Everything seemed to be working fine until I installed MailScanner which
doesn't check for the existance of sm-client.pid and restarts sm-client
each time while sendmail seems to only start it when the pid file is
missing. I see if reverting to the old sendmail.cf fixes this. No, same
problem, so my sendmail.cf isn't the problem. I also found that there was
no .hoststat directory in the queue directory and sendmail barked about
that as well. Is this normal for CentOS?
Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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