Re: [exim] Delivery logs when using alternative conf file

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Author: Alfonso Ali
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To: exim-users
Subject: Re: [exim] Delivery logs when using alternative conf file
On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 8:12 AM, Heiko Schlittermann <hs@???>
wrote:

> spool_directory is expanded, log_file_path, and pid_file_path too.
> So you can probably use some clever expansion to get different file
> names.


I also need to define local_interfaces, so string expansion in not a option

>> If i start the process as:
>> exim4 -bdf -q30m -C /etc/exim4/exim-user1.conf
>
> Ohm. Exim is delivering, but not logging. Not nice. Bug?


The same problem happens if i use -D instead of -C, seems that after exim
drop privileges it only logs to console instead of the specified mainlog
even if it have permission to write to tha file :(

Regards,
Ali