[Mailman-Users] flock errors via cron

Harald Meland Harald.Meland at usit.uio.no
Thu Feb 4 19:19:29 CET 1999

[Christopher Lindsey]

> Howdy all,
>    Every time that $prefix/cron/run_queue is executed I get a 
>    mail message with errors:
>       Traceback (innermost last):
>         File "/home/staff/mailman/cron/run_queue", line 31, in ?
>           OutgoingQueue.processQueue()
>         File "/home/staff/mailman/Mailman/OutgoingQueue.py", line 86, in processQueue
>           lock_file.lock()
>         File "/home/staff/mailman/Mailman/flock.py", line 119, in lock
>           os.link(self.lockfile, self.tmpfname)
>       os.error: (2, 'No such file or directory')

Apparently, the file .../Mailman/flock.py wasn't installed properly.
This should have been done by "make install" if /home/staff/mailman/
and it's subdirectories had correct owner and permissions.

Do the "make install" step again, and watch for anything that looks
like errors.


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