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Spool File Not Found

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Nitro, Sep 3, 2006.

  1. Nitro

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    The server does not receive emails and it won't forward the messages.

    tail -f /var/log/exim_mainlog

    2006-09-03 22:46:15 1GJznD-00021e-8h <= email@domain.com H=(host.domain.org) [67.18.41.xxx] P=esmtps X=TLSv1:AES256-SHA:256 S=1896 id=C1210BA1.137DB%email@domain.com
    2006-09-03 22:46:19 1GJznD-00021e-8h Spool file 1GJznD-00021e-8h-D not found

    I'm also using MailScanner and ClamAV.
     
  2. tweakservers

    tweakservers Well-Known Member

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    looks like the data file for the email has been removed/deleted from the server and it left the header files on the server.

    does it happen to all the domains on the server that unable to send/receive mails?
     
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  3. AndyReed

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    Run the following commands (in that order):
    mkdir /var/spool/exim/input
    mkdir /var/spool/exim/db
    mkdir /var/spool/exim/msglog
    chown -R mailnull:mail /var/spool/exim
    /scripts/eximup --force
     
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  4. Nitro

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    Yes

    now after running those commands.

    Code:
    service exim restart
    Shutting down exim:                                        [FAILED]
    Shutting down antirelayd:                                  [  OK  ]
    Shutting down spamd:                                       [FAILED]
    Starting exim: 2006-09-04 05:12:05 Exim configuration error in line 805 of /etc/exim.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting exim-outgoing: 2006-09-04 05:12:05 Exim configuration error in line 795 of /etc/exim_outgoing.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting exim-smtps: 2006-09-04 05:12:05 Exim configuration error in line 805 of /etc/exim.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting antirelayd:                                       [  OK  ]
    root@enxertado [/usr/src]# service exim restart
    Shutting down exim:                                        [FAILED]
    Shutting down antirelayd:                                  [  OK  ]
    Shutting down spamd:                                       [FAILED]
    Starting exim: 2006-09-04 05:12:09 Exim configuration error in line 805 of /etc/exim.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting exim-outgoing: 2006-09-04 05:12:09 Exim configuration error in line 795 of /etc/exim_outgoing.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting exim-smtps: 2006-09-04 05:12:09 Exim configuration error in line 805 of /etc/exim.conf:
      user mailman was not found
                                                               [FAILED]
    Starting antirelayd:  
     
  5. Nitro

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    Ran:

    useradd mailman
    /scripts/reinstallmailman
    /scripts/buildeximcon

    and it seems to be fixed now

    Thanks
     
    #5 Nitro, Sep 3, 2006
    Last edited: Sep 3, 2006
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