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Tailwatchd and Exim Stats

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Kent Brockman, Jun 28, 2008.

  1. Kent Brockman

    Kent Brockman Well-Known Member

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    Hi, I've recently uploaded to WHM 11.23.2 cPanel 11.23.3-S25971 and checking all the new features. Looks great!

    At Tweak Settings I don't understand what have the item "Exim Stats Daemon (required for smtp bandwidth logging; must also be modified in the service manager as well)" to do if tailwatchd is enabled. I understand that tailwatchd replaces Eximstats, cPBandwd and Antirelayd. In fact, they are now built-in functions of tailwatchd, is it correct? Thus, if Eximstats is enabled in tailwatch at Service Manager, if I disable Exim stats in tweak settings will that impact in tailwatchd? or is it now deprecated?
     
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    Looks like we missed that. Thank you for pointing it out, I'm investigating it now.

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    Disabling exim stats in Tweak Settings with also disable it in Service Manager. It is retained in Tweak Settings for Backwards compatibility.
     
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  3. Kent Brockman

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    ok, I see. I assume you refer to "Backwards compatibility" as of the WHM GUI only. correct? If so, a short comment in that Tweak Settings item refering to use the Service Manager entry for Tailwatchd would give a clearer scenario for novice users. ;)
     
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    Correct, it is for the WHM GUI. I've entered a case for the developers about removing the Tweak Setting option as it is rather redundant. Especially since the wording no longer matches the end result.
     
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    Cool. Thank you very much.
     
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