Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 141926
sendmail does not work
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:56 EST
Description of problem:
sendmail service does not start. can not remove the sendmail rpm or
update it.. error unable to unlink /usr/sbin/sendmail
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start sendmail service
looks like sendmail starts but it does not
i fixed this error by going into /usr/sbin/ and renaming
sendmail.sendmail to sendmail and it has worked since soing this.
i installed from a DVD iso of FC3
There is no /usr/sbin/sendmail in the sendmail package. Please attach
your sendmail version and paste the output of "rpm -V sendmail".
Please use "alternatives --config mta" to activate a MTA.
This bug entry was in needinfo for some time. Closing due to user inactivity as
"NOT A BUG".