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Re: intermittent hang on "postfix stop"; doesn't return "terminating on signal"

From: Victor Duchovni <Victor.Duchovni_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 15 2010 - 16:03:33 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 08:57:48AM -0700, Scott Brown wrote:

> Anyway, what would be the best way to upgrade?

Read the Postfix release notes. These will highlight any potential
compatibility issues and major changes.

When upgrading from a release this old, yes you do need to stop Postfix
first.

Make sure that your binary package installer correctly upgrades
the main.cf and master.cf files via "postfix set-permissions
upgrade-configuration". Do not undo this by re-installing original
main.cf/master.cf files from before the upgrade.

For other help on Linux package management, this is not the right forum.

-- Viktor.