QMail Help

Vinicius Vianna ds at ongame.com.br
Wed Mar 12 18:21:29 UTC 2008

Paul A. Procacci wrote:
> Victor Farah wrote:
>> Hello
>>     I'm running qmail and I created an smtproutes file, inside my 
>> /var/qmail/control/ directory.  I then sent a killall -ALRM 
>> qmail-send, but it doesn't seem like it uses that smtproutes file I 
>> made.  I start qmail using supervise scripts.
> Hello,
> This isn't the right place to ask this question.  Irregardless of 
> that, since you are using supervise to manage the daemon, try the 
> following:
> svc -h /path/to/service/directory
> OR
> svc -a /path/to/service/directory
> ~Paul

I Agree, this would be better posted to a qmail list, but anyway:

I think -ALRM tells qmail to re-run the queue, what you need is to send 
a HUP signal to the qmail-send, like "pkill -HUP qmail-send", so it will 
read the control files again.
Have you read the Life With Qmail docs?

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