innd wouldn´t start

Russ Allbery rra at
Wed Apr 12 02:39:41 UTC 2000

Stephan Lauffer <lauffer at> writes:

> The problem is:
> Apr  6 16:30:38 lisa innd: SERVER cant dbzinit /usr/local/news/db/history No such file or directory

> but ls -al /usr/local/news/db/history looks fine:
> -rw-rw-r--  1 news  news    0 Apr  5 17:21 /usr/local/news/db/history

> Befor I tried to start inndstart I´ve already done 
> makehistory -i
> chmod 664 *
> and
> logs that error message, too. 

makehistory also creates an index and dir file, but under the names
history.n.*.  You need to rename those to remove the ".n" part after
running makehistory.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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