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Thread: postfix is not running

  1. #1
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    Jun 2006
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    Post postfix is not running

    Just installed zimbra 3.1.0 on Fedracore3
    i have a install problem as follows

    [zimbra@localhost conf]$ zmcontrol status
    Host localhost.localdomain
    antispam Running
    antivirus Running
    ldap Running
    logger Running
    mailbox Running
    mta Stopped
    postfix is not running
    snmp Running
    spell Running

    [zimbra@localhost conf]$ postfix start
    postfix/postfix-script: warning: not owned by root: /opt/zimbra/postfix-2.2.9/conf/
    postfix/postfix-script: starting the Postfix mail system

    Any suggestions?


  2. #2
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    Aug 2005
    San Mateo, CA
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    Any manual changes to that file? Did you try fixing the permissions so it's owned by root?
    Looking for new beta users -> Co-Founder of Acompli. Previously worked at Zimbra (and Yahoo! & VMware) since 2005.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Thatcher, AZ
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    This may be stupid, but doesn't it run even if its not owned by root?

    I can't remember

    BTW: you may want to move away from FC3 as 3.1 will be the last release for it.

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