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Old 06-25-2002, 04:36 PM   #1
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efax won't fax

Trying to fax with efax in mdk 8.2, I get;

error, can't open pre-lock file... ... Permission denied.

then failed, and returning 2 unrecoverable errors.

what's up doc?
Old 02-18-2004, 10:19 PM   #2
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Here you may simply need to change the permissions on the file to permit execution.

Try: # chmod 777 [pre-lock file]

Good luck.


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