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Mail Queue Management Exim

Main things we need while managing a Mail Queue is removing spam mails, Frozen mails, Bounce mails, Queue force rerun etc.

I am adding some commonly used commands below for managing Exim Servers

To get the total number of mails in the queue

# exim -bpc

To list the mails in the queue

# exim -bp

Used to remove the message from queue with Exim Id : 1VcjOL-0002YV-8g

# exim -Mrm 1VcjOL-0002YV-8g
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Cannot start Postfix – Postfix integrity check failed Error

Postfix was not running and an attempt to restart Postfix was failing with the following error in maillog.

mail postfix/postfix-script: fatal: Postfix integrity check failed!
mail postfix/postfix-script: fatal: the Postfix mail system is not running

We have tried a number of solutions and after a bit googling, we found the following command and running that resolved the issue. Continue reading