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Re: [leafnode-list] unable to open lockfile
Mike A. Lewis, CNE wrote:
> I just checked my /var/log/news/news.err. It is empty.
> Don't know if this is the problem or not, but my perms on /var/lock/news are
> as follows:
> drwxrwxr-x 2 news news 1024 May 4 00:12 news
> Try renaming /var/log/news/news.err, changing the perms on /var/lock/news
> and then see if you still get the messages in /var/log/news/news.err.
Thats it, thanks! Had the same error message here with SuSE 6.1 and
leafnode 1.9.2. /var/lock/news needs permissons 775.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Juergen Vollmer [mailto:vollmer@xxxxxxxxxx]
> > I get the following message in /var/log/news/news.err
> > unable to open lockfile: 2 No such file or directory
> > what does it mean?
> > The lock directory exists:
> > drwxr-xr-x 2 news news 1024 May 4 08:50
> > /var/lock/news
> > fetch and leafnode work.
> > I'm using leafnode 1.9.2 on a linux box (SuSe 6.1)
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