Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: walt <w41ter@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Re: Not getting cron emais that should go to root user
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2009 19:37:36
Message-Id: h4kvla$3rd$1@ger.gmane.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Not getting cron emais that should go to root user by Michael Sullivan
1 On 07/27/2009 10:58 AM, Michael Sullivan wrote:
2 > For a long time I haven't gotten cron reports from one particular box on
3 > my network. I've been seeing these lines in my /var/log/cron.log file:
4 >
5 > 27-Jul-09 12:00 unable to exec /usr/lib/sendmail -t, user -oem, output
6 > to sink null27-Jul-09 12:09 failed user root parsing pr 2002; Thilo
7 > Bangert<bangert@g.o>
8 >
9 > I don't know why it's trying to use sendmail; I use exim...
10
11 My setup is very basic compared to yours, but on this machine I have
12 /usr/lib/sendmail -> /usr/sbin/ssmtp
13
14 Is your sendmail a symlink also?