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Re: Can't create file /var/virusmails

From: Ralf Hildebrandt <Ralf.Hildebrandt_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Mar 09 2012 - 06:26:55 GMT
To: amavis-users@amavis.org

* Justin T. Stear <jtstear@maurerstutzinc.com>:
> Hello all,
>
> My maill queue keeps growing and it won't stop. When I check mailq all
> my messages say
>
> (host 127.0.0.1[127.0.0.1] said: 451 4.5.0 Error in processing,
> id=09103-03, quar+notif FAILED: temporarily unable to quarantine: 451
> 4.5.0 Local delivery(1) to /var/virusemails failed: Can't create file
> /var/virusemails: Permission denied at (eval 85) line 191., id=09103-03
> at /usr/sbin/amavisd line 12586. (in reply to end of DATA command))

/var/virusemails

> I do have have a /var/virusmails directory and I also have
>
> chown -R amavis:amavis /var/virusmails as well as chmod -R 0750
> /var/virusmails

/var/virusmails != /var/virusemails
(Note the extra e)

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