smsclient bug

Thomas Ward teward at
Wed May 14 22:35:04 UTC 2014

Try with 'sudo' ?  It's failing to open a log file probably because of permissions, so try it with sudo.

LP: ~teward

*Sent from my iPhone.  Please excuse any typos, as they are likely to happen by accident.*

> On May 14, 2014, at 18:17, AFJ Headquarters <agents4jesus at> wrote:
> I was using Synaptic (thanks for mentioning it, Mr_Chmod :-) ) and found a sms client (that's actually what it's called, smsclient). I downloaded it and typed: smsclient
> It then gave me a few suggestions, No command 'smsclient' found, did you mean: Command 'smbclient' from package 'smbclient' (main) Command 'sms_client' from package 'smsclient' (universe)
> smsclient: command not found
> Obviously, smbclient was not what I wanted so I typed sms_client. Now it gave me an error: ERROR: Opening logfile: /var/log/smsclient.log
> What an annoying bug. Any ideas?
> Tony
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