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Bug 249625 - sm-client fails can not chdir(/var/spool/clientmqueue/): Permission denied
sm-client fails can not chdir(/var/spool/clientmqueue/): Permission denied
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: sendmail (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-25 16:39 EDT by Eldon Ziegler
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-29 12:07:55 EDT
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2007-07-25 16:39 EDT, Eldon Ziegler
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Description Eldon Ziegler 2007-07-25 16:39:01 EDT
Description of problem:
On boot or restart sendmail gives error: can not
chdir(/var/spool/clientmqueue/): Permission denied
Program mode requires special privileges, e.g., root or TrustedUser.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
8.14.1? sendmail -v gives same error

How reproducible:
sendmail -v or sudo service sendmail restart or boot

Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo service sendmail restart
Actual results:
Gives error messages

Expected results:
No error message

Additional info: maillog attached
Linux #1 SMP
Comment 1 Eldon Ziegler 2007-07-25 16:39:02 EDT
Created attachment 159978 [details]
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Comment 2 Thomas Woerner 2007-07-26 05:43:27 EDT
Can you please provide the output of

ls -la /var/spool/clientmqueue


ls -Z /var/spool/clientmqueue
Comment 3 Thomas Woerner 2007-08-29 12:07:55 EDT
This bug entry was in needinfo for some time. Closing due to user inactivity as

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