Note: your "previous posting today" (as well as your current one) have
entirely incorrect date/time settings - please correct your clock. Also,
when posting up followups on existing threads, try to post under the
original subject, or at least use the "new subj (was: old subj)"
style. Thus, people who home in on the original thread will note the new
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You do not indicate OS or procmail version.
At 05:22 2000-12-12 -0500, Poohba wrote:
This is the killlog.log:
This is a logfile for which you have not posted the relevant rcfile, which
makes it somewhat difficult to tell you where a brace or option might be
out of order.
Look at the log though, and ask yourself "What is $KILLFILE set to?"
procmail:  Tue Dec 12 05:20:25 2000
procmail: Assigning "MAILDIR=/home/poohba/mail"
procmail: Assigning "PMDIR=/home/poohba/.procmail"
procmail: Assigning "PATH=/usr/bin:/usr/local/bin"
procmail: Assigning "MAILDIR=/var/spool/mail"
Note: you've redefinied MAILDIR from what it was above. Any reasoning for
procmail: Assigning "DEFAULT=/var/spool/mail/poohba"
procmail: Executing " test -f $KILLFILE && test -s $KILLFILE"
procmail: Program failure (1) of " test -f $KILLFILE && test -s $KILLFILE"
Apparently the file LITERALLY named "$KILLFILE" wasn't found to exist (and
not be a directory and be writeable, which are secondary to it even being
procmail: No match on " test -f $KILLFILE && test -s $KILLFILE"
procmail: Assigning "INCLUDERC=/home/poohba/.procmail/rc.first"
procmail: Match on ! "^MAIL_DEAMON"
procmail: Match on ! "^X-Loop:
procmail: Assigning "LASTFOLDER=temp"
procmail: Opening "temp"
procmail: Error while writing to "temp"
Ask yourself whether you should be creating files in /var/spool/mail/ at will.
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