spamassassin problem with upgrade
eculp at encontacto.net
Fri Feb 12 13:48:27 UTC 2010
Quoting Guido Falsi <mad at madpilot.net>:
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 11:59:24AM +0100, Guido Falsi wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 04:39:11AM -0600, eculp wrote:
>> > Spamassassin seems to crash everytime I try to start it.
>> > Starting spamd.
>> > child process  exited or timed out without signaling
>> > production of a PID file: exit 25 at /usr/local/bin/spamd line 2544.
>> > It has always just worked. Any suggestions.
>> Had this problem on two machines.
>> I solved it by deinstalling spamassassin and all perl modules it
>> depended upon, reinstalling it and all mandatory and optional perl
>> modules it requires.
> I'd also like to point out I user pkg_rmleaves to perform this task.
> This is easier than doing it by hand using pkg_delete and less error
> prone. You could, obviously, also have portmaster adn portupgrade
> perform the task, but they'd update a whole lot more ports which don't
> really need to be rebuilt.(like the perl interpreter itself)
Thanks for the recomendation. I was concerned about the new perl
default 5.10. I have yet to update it. Maybe I should just bit the
bullet and do it all at once. I'll look at pkg_rmleaves first.
Thanks for letting me know your solution for the error message.
Have a great day and weekend.
> Guido Falsi <mad at madpilot.net>
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