amavis[12345]: (12345-02) (!)file utility failed: exit 1

Michael Grimm trashcan at
Tue Mar 4 18:19:43 UTC 2014

Hi --

On 04.03.2014, at 14:04, Scot Hetzel <swhetzel at> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 3, 2014 at 10:39 AM, Michael Grimm <trashcan at> wrote:

>> amavisd-new requires sysutils/file which throws an error


> I checked the Magdir/windows file and the bug is still there.  You
> will need to apply the patch that is in PR 183257 to get rid of the
> error.
> Could someone commit this patch to the sysutils/file port.

Oh, I see. I was just curious whether I might have missed something obvious.

Regarding amavisd-new there is a workaround, I am using /usr/bin/file for the time beeing.

Thanks for looking into that and with kind regards,

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