[Mimedefang] Syslog problems on Solaris 8?

Roland Pope rpope at jadeworld.com
Mon Mar 20 22:33:13 EST 2006

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Fernando Gleiser" <fgleiser at cactus.fi.uba.ar>
> I've installed mimedefang-2.56 from source on a Solaris 8 system.
> Perl's version is 5.6.1 from sunfreeware.
> It seems to be working fine, except for one little detail: it doesn't
> log anything to syslog. the md_graphdefang_log_enable('mail', 1); line
> in mimedefan-filter is enabled and syslogd is runing, but in 
> /var/log/syslog I only see sendmail's messages.
> I even tried manually setting "setlogsock('inet');" by hand on
> /usr/local/bin/mimedefang.pl and restarting mimedefang, but that didn't
> solve it.
> Any hints/pointers? I'm starting to run out of ideas.
You have enabled the mimedefang-milter call in from sendmail and restarted 
For sendmail.m4 use something like
`S=unix:/var/spool/MIMEDefang/mimedefang.sock, F=T, 

And if you edit sendmail.cf by hand
O InputMailFilters=mimedefang
Xmimedefang, S=unix:/var/spool/MIMEDefang/mimedefang.sock, F=T, 


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