[Mailman-Users] mailman not reciving emails from postfix

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Feb 19 13:31:53 EST 2016

On 02/19/2016 09:55 AM, walter at ifkuk.org wrote:
> I saw that there where a lot of msgs queued up in the in folder,
> so i tried service mailman stop and got an error, regarding
> that the PID of qrunner is unknown, i couldnt find the process running,
> even when service mailman status, said it was,
> so i rebooted the server.

I'm not sure what your init.d script does for 'service mailman status'
but mailman wasn't running. 'service mailman start' should have fixed it.

> right after the reboot, mailman started working again and sending out
> all the queued messages.
> now everything seems to be working as intended.
> i also dont know what caused this situation.
> there is no error anywhere logged.

Check Mailman's qrunner log. This will tell you when and why the various
qrunners stopped and when they started.

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