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Matt Simerson via qpsmtpd
December 18, 2018 00:10
Re: qpsmtpd won't start, can't access Net/
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Considering that 0.84 is quite a lot older than current, I'd do a search for Net::IP within the qpsmtpd repo and see what turns up: <>


> On Dec 16, 2018, at 4:11 PM, wrote:
> Hi all.  I'm putting together a new server, using qpsmtp.
> I'm running up to date gentoo, using the gentoo ebuild for
> qpsmtpd-0.84-r2.
> When I go to start the service, it fails.  Debugging a little, strace
> reveals that as the server starts up, it's trying to stat
> lib/Net/IP.pmc and lib/Net/  Those fail.  It then says
> eval Can't locate Net/   lib/Net/ Permission denied at /usr/share/qpsmtpd/plugins/check_relay line 5.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/share/qpsmtpd/plugins/check_relay line 5.
> Looking back in the strace history, there are other modules which it
> successfully finds, for instance Net/  For those, after
> stat'ing lib/Net/, it goes on to search for others in the
> usual places until it finds it.  It's almost as if something were
> bashing the value of @INC partway through, but that's hard to
> swallow. 
> Does this ring any bells?  I expect it's some sort of stupid
> configuration problem.
> Thanks in advance for any hints.

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