[lug] Wierd C issue. qmail and vpopmail

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Sat Apr 21 15:50:39 MDT 2001

>John Starkey wrote:
>> I'm using vpopmail and at random times it will lose domains and users.

If you are using the RPMs from http://www.em.ca/, it creates a cron job
that runs hourly to move the /etc/passwd file over to /var/qmail/users,
which is also what vpopmail uses.  Check /etc/cron.hourly/qmail, and
possibly disable.

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Sean Reifschneider, Inimitably Superfluous <jafo at tummy.com>
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