More Postfix Woes

Gerard gerard at
Thu Oct 18 16:08:55 PDT 2007

On October 18, 2007 at 06:42PM Rem P Roberti wrote:

> I don't know what is going on with respect to Postfix during my boot
> process, but the program starts, and stops, starts, and stops, and this
> newbie is a little perplexed.  Fortunately, it ends up started, so I
> have access to my email, but something is obviously not right here.  I
> have provided below entries from my latest maillog.  Any help is
> appreciated...

For starters, you should read the Postfix documentation. You might also try
posting on the Postfix forum. Check out for further details.

Now, before you go any further, the log file is telling you that your
'transport' is out of date. You have to run 'postmap' on it and then restart
Postfix to get it corrected. Try: 'postmap /usr/local/etc/postfix/transport'
assuming that your transport map is named 'transport'. This will update the

You should always supply the complete output of: "postconf -n" when asking
help regarding Postfix. It saves a lot of time.


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