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Re: exim "Frozen" messages?

On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 10:18:56AM -0700, Monique Y. Herman wrote:
> On 2004-03-03, Rick Pasotto penned:
> > On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 10:14:15AM -0500, stan wrote:
> >> I've got a smail mailserver using Debain and exim. I noticed that
> >> some messages have stoped getting through. Looking in
> >> /var/log/exim/mailog, I see lot's of entries about messages being
> >> "frozen". What does this mean? 
> >> 
> >> And how can I further troubleshoot teh problem?
> >
> > I think they'll eventually be purged but you can also do it yourself.
> > Run 'mailq' to get a list of them and then 'exim -Mrm <id>' to get rid
> > of them.
> But this doesn't explain *why* they were frozen ...

Spam bounces. Spam gets sent to a non-existent address at my domain and
the return address is invalid.

How could men dream of blaming themselves for their woes when they
have been persuaded that by nature they are inert, that the source
of all action, and consequently of all responsibility, lies outside
themselves, in the will of the sovereign and of the lawgiver?
	-- Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850)
    Rick Pasotto    rick@niof.net    http://www.niof.net

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