[Gllug] Stopping Qmail

Doug Winter doug at pigeonhold.com
Fri Feb 6 14:41:59 UTC 2004

On Fri 06 Feb Henrik Morsing wrote:
> Quick question (I hope),
> I need to stop Qmail but it keeps respawning. As far I have can tell I
> need to do 'svc -d /some/directory/qmail' but this directory doesn't
> exist.
> Any amount of killing qmail processes doen't help either.
> What's in this qmail directory that svc needs?

If you kill the qmail-send process it should wait until all current
remote connections have finished, and then terminate nicely.


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