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Old 02-14-2003, 08:53 AM   #1
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Help me understand this email plz...

The original message was received at Fri, 14 Feb 2003 05:54:49 -0500
from []

----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
(reason: can't create (user) output file)

----- Transcript of session follows -----
procmail: Lock failure on "/var/spool/mail/dwrlaw.lock"
procmail: No space left to finish writing "/var/spool/mail/dwrlaw"
550 5.0.0 <>... Can't create output

Reporting-MTA: dns;
Received-From-MTA: DNS;
Arrival-Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 05:54:49 -0500

Final-Recipient: RFC822;
Action: failed
Status: 5.3.0
Diagnostic-Code: X-Unix; 73
Last-Attempt-Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 05:55:46 -0500


Now is this a problem with a lock file on THEIR end? Or is it on my end?
Old 02-14-2003, 09:17 AM   #2
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their end
Old 02-14-2003, 11:29 AM   #3
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rock on... this is what I concluded as well...

this was a poorly worded question and I apologize...

too early to be asking questions... next time I will wait till I have had my second cup of coffee...
Old 02-14-2003, 10:52 PM   #4
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Originally posted by WeNdeL
rock on... this is what I concluded as well...
It looks like a filesystem filled up on their end. Just send an email to the postmaster on that site. Oh... wait. :-)


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