Antw: Re: Vacation: Sendmail 8.12.8 & Cyrus 2.1.11

John Alton Tamplin jtampli at
Tue Apr 22 10:28:35 EDT 2003

Roger Grosswiler wrote:

> so, this would mean, if my sendmail finds in the users directory a 
> .forward-file containing \rogerg, "|/usr/bin/vacation rogerg" it 
> should normally execute the vacation program? thats what i expected, 
> but it doesn' i thought, there must be more in the 
> or somewhere in cyrus....

Are you using smrsh?  If so, you need to have the vacation binary in the 
appropriate place (such as /var/adm/sm.bin).  The sendmail syslog should 
show you what is happening to the delivery attempt to vacation.

John A. Tamplin                               Unix System Administrator
Emory University, School of Public Health     +1 404/727-9931

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