No mail from cron on Feisty

D. Michael McIntyre michael.mcintyre at
Tue Jun 5 21:50:46 UTC 2007

On Tuesday 05 June 2007, Nils Kassube wrote:
> Do you have the package mailx or mailutils installed? On Kubuntu/Feisty it
> isn't installed by default.

I do now.

Progress, sort of:

Cron <mail at me> if [ -x /usr/sbin/exim_tidydb ]; 
then /usr/sbin/exim_tidydb /var/spool/exim retry >/dev/null; fi
Cron Daemon <root at me>
mail at me
Today 6:13:01 am
failed to open database lock file /var/spool/exim/db/retry.lockfile: No such 
file or directory

D. Michael McIntyre 

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