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Date:  Wed, 25 Feb 2009 15:43:43 -0600
From:  "Gerald Waugh" <gwaugh (at mark)>
Subject:  [coba-e:15134] Re: root messages missing
To:  <coba-e (at mark)>
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Howie Dines wrote;

No benefit.
Check your virtusertable
should have an entry like
  root (at mark) host.domain.tld    root
  admin (at mark) localhost.localdomain     admin
root-admin (at mark) localhost.localdomain        admin

Then setup the admin email account in the GUI to forward to you


> In the past I've not had pine loaded. I've looked in pine and seen a 
> number
> of messages.
> In the past these would have I'm assuming being forwarded into the admin
> account.
> What's the benefit of running with pine. At the moment it just seems like
> something else I have to go and check. Rather than just looking at the 
> admin
> mail box.
> Best Regards,
> Howie.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerald Waugh [mailto:gwaugh (at mark)]
> Sent: 25 February 2009 17:46
> To: coba-e (at mark)
> Subject: [coba-e:15130] Re: root messages missing
> Howie Dines wrote;
>> I've just had to reload one of my RAQ servers, using the Strongbolt 1
>> CD Since this I've not had any messages getting to the admin (at mark) xxxx.xx
>> account I'm expecting cron messages for root etc.
>> when logging onto the command line it tells me I have messages, so why
>> can't I pick them up and how to check what could be up?
> LOGIN as admin, then execute 'pine'
> if nothing there su to root and execute 'pine'
> Gerald