[Mimedefang] Stop/restart leaves mimedefang processes

Tom Horan thos at esat.com
Tue Apr 8 06:16:01 EDT 2003

Cool thanks for the link Ole.

For those (us) lazy people out there just change line 207 from
kill `cat $PID` to kill -9 `cat $PID`

Does the job !


-----Original Message-----
From: Ole Holm Nielsen [mailto:Ole.H.Nielsen at fysik.dtu.dk]
Sent: 08 April 2003 11:02
To: MIMEDefang at lists.roaringpenguin.com
Cc: Bjorn.Wiberg at data.slu.se
Subject: Re: [Mimedefang] Stop/restart leaves mimedefang processes

Bjorn.Wiberg at data.slu.se wrote:
 > I'm running MIMEDefang 2.31 on a Debian box (using it together with
 > sendmail 8.12.9). Using the init script supplied with MIMEDefang, it
 > that three "mimedefang"  processes are left running after issuing the
 > "stop" command (or "restart" command) to the init script:

I posed the same question a few weeks ago:

The answer is to use a new mimedefang script, see:

Ole H. Nielsen
Department of Physics, Technical University of Denmark

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