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Old 01-15-2019, 02:37 AM   #1
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configure exim


After the configuration i am unable to restart the service. Using Debian 8 version

See "systemctl status exim4.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.
invoke-rc.d: initscript exim4, action "restart" failed.
● exim4.service - LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent
Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/exim4; generated; vendor preset: enabled)
Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Wed 2019-01-16 09:59:29 CET; 7ms ago
Docs: man:systemd-sysv-generator(8)
Process: 4562 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/exim4 start (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE)

Jan 16 09:59:29 systemd[1]: Starting LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent...
Jan 16 09:59:29 exim4[4562]: Starting MTA:2019-01-16 09:59:29 Malformed IP address "example.domain.com" in local_interfaces
Jan 16 09:59:29 systemd[1]: exim4.service: Control process exited, code=exited status=1
Jan 16 09:59:29 systemd[1]: Failed to start LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent.
Jan 16 09:59:29 systemd[1]: exim4.service: Unit entered failed state.
Jan 16 09:59:29 systemd[1]: exim4.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.

Last edited by 1s440; 01-16-2019 at 08:00 AM.
 
Old 01-16-2019, 07:22 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by 1s440 View Post
After the configuration i am unable to restart the service.
Code:
See "systemctl status exim4.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.
invoke-rc.d: initscript exim4, action "restart" failed.
● exim4.service - LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent
   Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/exim4; generated; vendor preset: enabled)
   Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Wed 2019-01-16 09:59:29 CET; 7ms ago
     Docs: man:systemd-sysv-generator(8)
  Process: 4562 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/exim4 start (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE)

Jan 16 09:59:29  systemd[1]: Starting LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent...
Jan 16 09:59:29  exim4[4562]: Starting MTA:2019-01-16 09:59:29 Malformed IP address "example.domain.com" in local_interfaces
Jan 16 09:59:29  systemd[1]: exim4.service: Control process exited, code=exited status=1
Jan 16 09:59:29  systemd[1]: Failed to start LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent.
Jan 16 09:59:29  systemd[1]: exim4.service: Unit entered failed state.
Jan 16 09:59:29  systemd[1]: exim4.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Ok, so as you've been asked before, you need to PROVIDE DETAILS. Version/distro of Linux, relevant config files, etc.

Bolded a line above for emphasis...did you read it? It's plainly telling you that there is a problem in your config. Fix it.
 
  


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