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Old 03-24-2013, 07:54 AM   #1
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i have configured exim 4.72-5 and i am trying to use sa-exim with that. Everything is working fine. I have successfully copy sa-exim-4.2.so to /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
[root@server1 sa-exim-4.2]# ll /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 50447 Mar 23 09:45 /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so

but when i enter local_scan_path in exim configuration file i am getting below error
[root@server1 src]# /usr/exim/bin/exim -bd -q15m
2013-03-24 05:44:26 Exim configuration error in line 2 of /usr/exim/configure:
main option "local_scan_path" unknown

I have mention this in my configuration file
[root@server1 src]# head /usr/exim/configure
#local_scan_path =/usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
local_scan_path = /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
# $Cambridge: exim/exim-src/src/configure.default,v 1.14 2009/10/16 07:46:13 tom Exp $

Kindly help me in that
 
Old 03-25-2013, 09:08 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by gaurvrishi View Post
i have configured exim 4.72-5 and i am trying to use sa-exim with that. Everything is working fine. I have successfully copy sa-exim-4.2.so to /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
[root@server1 sa-exim-4.2]# ll /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 50447 Mar 23 09:45 /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so

but when i enter local_scan_path in exim configuration file i am getting below error
[root@server1 src]# /usr/exim/bin/exim -bd -q15m
2013-03-24 05:44:26 Exim configuration error in line 2 of /usr/exim/configure: main option "local_scan_path" unknown

I have mention this in my configuration file
[root@server1 src]# head /usr/exim/configure
#local_scan_path =/usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
local_scan_path = /usr/lib/exim4/local_scan/sa-exim-4.2.so
# $Cambridge: exim/exim-src/src/configure.default,v 1.14 2009/10/16 07:46:13 tom Exp $
If you tried to look up the error, you'd have seen that local_scan_path is used/needed, only if you patched exim with the dynamically loadable local scan patch. You didn't, so the option is unknown/unneeded. Remove it.

Also, you were advised before to NOT use exim, but seem to have ignored that advice:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ed-4175412085/

Last edited by TB0ne; 03-25-2013 at 09:10 AM.
 
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