Ping Postmaster: UKUG mail horked?

Mark Ovens mark at
Sun Feb 26 19:59:09 GMT 2006

A couple of my test e-mails have now bounced. The failure message is 
below; looks like a file locking problem on my mailbox. Any ideas anyone?

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The original message was received at Tue, 21 Feb 2006 19:43:00 GMT
from []

    ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
<mark at>(reason: Deferred)

    ----- Transcript of session follows -----
mail.local: lockmailbox /var/mail/mark failed; error code 75
<mark at>... Deferred: local mailer 
(/usr/libexec/mail.local) exited with EX_TEMPFAIL
Message could not be delivered for 5 days
Message will be deleted from queue

Reporting-MTA: dns;
Arrival-Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 19:43:00 GMT

Final-Recipient: RFC822; mark at
Action: failed
Status: 4.4.7
Diagnostic-Code: X-Unix; 75
Last-Attempt-Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2006 19:53:26 GMT

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