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Old 02-23-2011, 09:52 AM   #1
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Not able to read mail on server


I have installed sendmail in my VPS machine, while i am sending mail from root to other user, i am able to send the mail. but the other user is not able to read the mail.

it is giving the following error:
/var/spool/mail/root: Permission denied
please help
Old 02-23-2011, 01:26 PM   #2
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Please check, but the sendmail user (maybe mail or something else) must have perms to write this file.
Check the owner of this file:

ls -la /var/spool/mail/


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