[rt-users] failing pipe command w/ rt

Jesse jesse at fsck.com
Sun Mar 11 20:47:07 EST 2001

It sounds like you're using the sendmail options for sendmail 8 
rather than the options for sendmail wrappers.

check out etc/config.pm.


On Sun, Mar 11, 2001 at 07:20:08PM -0600, Todd Jagger wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got a server that was running sendmail and I'm trying to migrate 
> it to Exim.  It's running both Mailman and RT (Request Tracker).  I've 
> got Mailman working okay, but I'm having trouble with rt.  I've read 
> the documentation in the contrib area at rt's web site 
> (ftp://ftp.fsck.com/pub/rt/contrib/exim.README) and implemented those 
> settings into my configure file.  Now I'm a little baffled as to the 
> errors and what to do about them.
> Sending a mail to the request queue gets this:
> A message that you sent could not be delivered to one or more of its
> recipients. This is a permanent error. The following address(es) 
> failed:
>    pipe to |/disk2/rt/bin/rt-mailgate support correspond
>      generated by rt at tech.overland.net
>      Child process of address_pipe transport returned 1 from command:
>      /disk2/rt/bin/rt-mailgate
> The following text was generated during the delivery attempt:
> ------ pipe to |/disk2/rt/bin/rt-mailgate support correspond
>         generated by rt at tech.overland.net
> exim abandoned: unknown, malformed, or incomplete option 
> -ODeliveryMode=b
> Could not send mail :(
> Tried to launch this command: /usr/lib/sendmail -oi -t -ODeliveryMode=b 
> -OErrorMode=m
> At first I thought perhaps it was a permissions problem with the UID or 
> GID that was trying to execute the command but now I have no idea after 
> actually seeing the error result.  Naturally /usr/lib/sendmail is 
> pointing to my exim binary.
> Please help if you can.
> Much appreciated,
> Todd
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