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sympa_automatic, - Automatic list creation daemon



sympa_automatic, - Automatic list creation daemon

SYNOPSIS [ -d, --debug ] [ -f, --file=another.sympa.conf ]
-k, --keepcopy=directory ]
[ [  -m, --mail ]
-h, --help ] [ -v, --version ]

DESCRIPTION is a program which scans permanently the automatic creation spool and processes each message.
If the list a message is bound for has not been there and list creation is authorized, it will be created. Then the message is stored into incoming message spool again and wait for processing by

OPTIONS may run with following options in general.
-d, --debug
Enable debug mode.
-f, --config=file
Force Sympa to use an alternative configuration file instead of /etc/sympa/sympa/sympa.conf.
Sets Sympa log level. may run in daemon mode with following options.
The process remains attached to the TTY.
-k, --keepcopy=directory
This option tells Sympa to keep a copy of every incoming message, instead of deleting them. `directory' is the directory to store messages.
-m, --mail
Sympa will log calls to sendmail, including recipients. This option is useful for keeping track of each mail sent (log files may grow faster though).
With following options will print some information and exit.
-h, --help
Print this help message.
-v, --version
Print the version number.


/etc/sympa/sympa/sympa.conf main configuration file.
$PIDDIR/ this file contains the process ID of


sympa.conf(5), sympa_msg(8).

HISTORY was originally written by:
Serge Aumont
Comite Reseau des Universites
Olivier Salauen
Comite Reseau des Universites
As of Sympa 6.2b.4, it was split into three programs: command line utility, daemon and daemon.
2017-10-03 6.2.22