Re: exim brocken in test debian-edu-squeeze?
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- From: "Andreas B. Mundt" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sat, 19 Feb 2011 13:09:40 +0100
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On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 12:33:33PM +0100, Andreas Schockenhoff wrote:
> On Sat, 2011-02-19 at 12:21 +0100, Andreas B. Mundt wrote:
> > > But exim seems to be broken no mail delivery to root.
> > Right. Hmm. Permissins on /root seem not to allow the transport of
> > mail to root's mbox. Where is root's mail usually being delivered to?
> > Perhaps we have to change that location if we want to keep the
> > restrictive permissions.
> exim I have figured out like to deliver mail to /var/mail/mail instead of
> root on other systems. Also if root stands in /etc/alias. No idea
> why exim do this or if this is our problem.
Hm, in the exim config I have for the rootmail transport:
driver = appendfile
file = /var/mail/root
mode = 0600
user = mail
No idea why this is ignored. :(