[Mailman-Users] messages stuck in /var/spool/mailman/qfiles
r.barrett at openinfo.co.uk
Tue Jul 29 21:46:07 CEST 2003
On Tuesday, July 29, 2003, at 08:29 pm, ben strawbridge wrote:
> I am having a problem with Mailman sending out messages. It was
> fine then stopped working about a week ago. I have mailman installed
> an unmanaged virtual host, and did not make any changes to mailman
> When I send a message to any one of my lists I don't get a bounce or
> errors, and it of course doesn't show in the archive. The website is
> still up and all functions appear to be working.
> In the directory /var/spool/mailman/qfiles there are a large number of
> messages (all of them i think) (.msg and .db files).
Incoming messages waiting to be processed.
> I don't know how to start and stop mailman, in my bin directory there
> no mailmanctl file, but maybe that is only for older or newer versions
> of mailman.
For MM 2.0.x message distribution is done by the qrunner cron job which
should be run once a minute.
What does the crontab command say about the mailman user's crontab?
> It is mailman 2.0.9 on redhat linux 7.3,
> If anyone can help please email me directly or through the list.
> Ben Strawbridge - Senior Interface Engineer
> Cenozoa Corporation
> 1(646) 536-3066
> 33 Little West 12th St. #106A
> New York, NY 10014
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