[Mimedefang] Reload doesnt work
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Tue Oct 3 03:18:37 EDT 2017
On 2 Oct 2017, at 4:03, Thomas Kristensen wrote:
> I got this problem that the reload function doesnt reload my rules.
> Nothings happens when i use the reload, i have to stop mimedefang and
> start it again to use the changes made in mimedefang-filter.
This is platform-specific. If your platform uses systemd, the command
"systemctl reload mimedefang" doesn't reload the mimedefang-filter, it
only reloads the systemd definition of the mimedefang service, which
effectively does nothing. To get your system to reload the
mimedefang-filter, use the md-mx-ctrl tool:
OR if you are not using the mimedefang-multiplexor (which I think
everyone should...) you can keep using the systemctl stop and start
functions while screaming curses at the abomination that is systemd and
its deeply ignorant design.
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