[Mimedefang] Mail delay due to "Cannot mkdir(Work): No such fileor directory" error in maillog

Rob MacGregor rob.macgregor at gmail.com
Fri Dec 23 02:43:52 EST 2005

On 23/12/05, Subodh  Rawat (NPI) <subodhr at networkprograms.com> wrote:
> I dont think it is a permission issue. Had it been a permission issue,
> it would have been  permanent. However, in our case, its temporary. I
> would say, that this problem is coming with 10% of mails only and client
> (Oulook express or others) gets a message "Please try later" ind of.
> Any way, we have following permission to /var/spool/MIMEDEFANG :
> Directory is owned by defang.defang with 700 permission.
> Please suggest.

Time to up the logging levels.  It could be any number of other
things, including problems with disk space, lack of inodes...

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Rob MacGregor
      Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he
        doesn't become a monster.                  Friedrich Nietzsche

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