What has happened to /etc/mail/statistics (thanks)
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > Up till last fall I used to receive information about what had gone thru
> > sendmail from the program /usr/sbin/mailstats from information being
> > kept in the file /etc/mail/statistics.
> > Since (an update to sendmail?) last fall, the file /etc/mail/statistics
> > has been of zero length, but I see no other complaints.
> > Is there now an option that I must set to get these statistics?
> > Or possibly new file ownership/mode for the file.
> > Any thoughts will be appreciated.
> Working just fine here on a fully updated F12 system.
> My sendmail.mc has the entry...
> define(`STATUS_FILE', `/var/log/mail/statistics')dnl
> and that file's ownership is "root/root".
> I ran "mailstats -p" to print and clear the file. Then, after more mail
> arrived, ran just "mailstats" and the new stats were available.
Thanks, that seems to do it.
Guess that define is now necessary, it wasn't in my previous sendmail.mc
users mailing list
To unsubscribe or change subscription options: