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Old 03-05-2009, 07:17 AM   #1
brgsousa
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Only one account does not receive messages in postfix


Guys,
I am running postfix in a debian machine.
All of a sudden, a mailbox (quaresma) stopped receiving mail.
Is there a way to trace the message and see what is happenning?
For example, brgsousa mailbox is fine and quaresma is not.

Code:
/var/mail# ls -ld brgsousa
-rwxrwxr-x  1 brgsousa mail 26064 2009-03-05 10:17 brgsousa
/var/mail# ls -ld quaresma
-rwxrwxr-x  1 quaresma mail 0 2009-03-05 09:25 quaresma
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Old 03-05-2009, 11:21 AM   #2
ddaemonunics
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well first take a look at /var/log/mail.log


in one console do tail -f /var/log/mail.log
in another one send a mail to that user...and see what postfix does with that email


postqueue -p may help
mailq also may help

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