Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: Permission denied /var/lib/postfix/master.lock error

Expand Messages
  • Wietse Venema
    ... Check the permissions of / /var /var/lib /var/lib/postfix /var/lib/postfix/master.lock Wietse
    Message 1 of 8 , Jan 26, 2013
    • 0 Attachment
      FigureoTV SFM:
      > postfix/master[1281]: fatal: open lock file
      > /var/lib/postfix/master.lock: cannot open file: Permission denied

      Check the permissions of

      / /var /var/lib /var/lib/postfix /var/lib/postfix/master.lock

      Wietse
    • FigureoTV SFM
      Here are the permissions: hawk084:/var/lib/postfix# l -ld / drwxr-xr-x 22 root root 4.0K Jan 6 02:10 / hawk084:/var# l -ld /var/lib drwx------ 32 root root
      Message 2 of 8 , Jan 26, 2013
      • 0 Attachment
        Here are the permissions:

        hawk084:/var/lib/postfix# l -ld /
        drwxr-xr-x 22 root root 4.0K Jan 6 02:10 /

        hawk084:/var# l -ld /var/lib
        drwx------ 32 root root 20K Jan 26 16:36 /var/lib

        hawk084:/var# l -ld /var/lib/postfix
        drwxr-xr-x 2 postfix postfix 4.0K Jan 26 17:27 /var/lib/postfix

        hawk084:/var/lib/postfix# l -ld /var/lib/postfix/master.lock
        -rw-r--r-- 1 postfix postfix 0 Jan 26 18:49 /var/lib/postfix/master.lock




        On Sat, Jan 26, 2013 at 2:02 PM, Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:
        > FigureoTV SFM:
        >> postfix/master[1281]: fatal: open lock file
        >> /var/lib/postfix/master.lock: cannot open file: Permission denied
        >
        > Check the permissions of
        >
        > / /var /var/lib /var/lib/postfix /var/lib/postfix/master.lock
        >
        > Wietse
      • FigureoTV SFM
        Fixed. by doing chmod 755 /var/lib Thanks. On Sat, Jan 26, 2013 at 2:50 PM, FigureoTV SFM
        Message 3 of 8 , Jan 26, 2013
        • 0 Attachment
          Fixed.

          by doing chmod 755 /var/lib

          Thanks.

          On Sat, Jan 26, 2013 at 2:50 PM, FigureoTV SFM
          <optimumwireless@...> wrote:
          > Here are the permissions:
          >
          > hawk084:/var/lib/postfix# l -ld /
          > drwxr-xr-x 22 root root 4.0K Jan 6 02:10 /
          >
          > hawk084:/var# l -ld /var/lib
          > drwx------ 32 root root 20K Jan 26 16:36 /var/lib
          >
          > hawk084:/var# l -ld /var/lib/postfix
          > drwxr-xr-x 2 postfix postfix 4.0K Jan 26 17:27 /var/lib/postfix
          >
          > hawk084:/var/lib/postfix# l -ld /var/lib/postfix/master.lock
          > -rw-r--r-- 1 postfix postfix 0 Jan 26 18:49 /var/lib/postfix/master.lock
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > On Sat, Jan 26, 2013 at 2:02 PM, Wietse Venema <wietse@...> wrote:
          >> FigureoTV SFM:
          >>> postfix/master[1281]: fatal: open lock file
          >>> /var/lib/postfix/master.lock: cannot open file: Permission denied
          >>
          >> Check the permissions of
          >>
          >> / /var /var/lib /var/lib/postfix /var/lib/postfix/master.lock
          >>
          >> Wietse
        • Wietse Venema
          ... Congratulations. I didn t have to spell it out. Wietse
          Message 4 of 8 , Jan 26, 2013
          • 0 Attachment
            FigureoTV SFM:
            > Fixed.
            >
            > by doing chmod 755 /var/lib

            Congratulations. I didn't have to spell it out.

            Wietse
          Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.