Re: sendmail sleeps forever

Ben Wing (
Tue, 10 Oct 1995 23:54:20 -0700

> It happened to me too. Right when I jumped from 1.2.13 to 1.3.19. It just
>didn't sent any mail until 5 minutes or more passed ! Even if the mail
>vas delivered locally ! I thought it was from the kernel but it wasn't !
>I switched back to 1.2.13 and it did the same thing !
> Now I've managed to figure it up ! It was from an nameserver from my
>/etc/resolv.conf that I had misspelled ! I just removed it and then it
>worked again as if nothing happened !
>Hope this helps !

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