Subject: Re: HEADS-UP: sendmail 8.12.8 imported
To: David Laight <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/10/2003 18:34:21
On Fri, 11 Apr 2003, David Laight wrote:

> > >Oh - mailq no longer seems to work :-(
> >
> > since sendmail can't read the files in the main queue any more, yes.
> Mmmm  I just sent some mail while my ISP link was down.
> The mail is 'stuck' in /var/spool/clientq, 'mailq' doesn't show it
> and 'sendmail -q' doesn't flush it.
> How do I flush it out?
> (I usually know when this happens - mutt sends the mail far too quickly!)

Use "-Ac" with either "mailq" or "sendmail -q". (You must be root, too.)