[Mimedefang] Stop and Start Mimedefang correctly

David F. Skoll dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Thu Jan 10 10:21:46 EST 2008

Eric DUVAL wrote:

> Every time I stop sendmail in this order,
> sendmail, milter-greylist, mimedefang and mimedefang-multiplexor
> I loose few email :

No, you are not losing emails.

> [...]
> mimedefang[29662]: m0AEcCJh027619: smfi_chgheader returned MI_FAILURE
> mimedefang[29662]: m0AEcCJh027619: smfi_addheader returned MI_FAILURE
> [...]

That means the milter tried to ask Sendmail to change a header, but since
the Sendmail process no longer exists, the milter call fails.  In this
situation, it's quite harmless.



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