warning: biff_notify: Invalid argument

Dan Langille dan at langille.org
Thu Mar 18 07:26:56 PST 2004

On Thu, 18 Mar 2004, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> On Thu, 18 Mar 2004, Dan Langille wrote:
> > I regularly see this message in /var/log/messages in a jail I'm running.
> > It appears on no other machine:
> >
> >    warning: biff_notify: Invalid argument
> This looks like a postfix message, but I am not sure why it doesn't say
> postfix in the log and why it is in the messages log.
> If this is postfix, then have your postfix/main.cf have "biff = no" to
> disable postfix from attempting it.

Hmmm, the output from "/usr/local/sbin/postconf | grep biff" indicates
that biff is on for all my machines.  Why does only this one cause a
problem? FWIW, it is also the only jailed Postfix.

Dan Langille - BSDCan: http://www.bsdcan.org/

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