mailscanner_create_locks(8) a script to create the lockfile used by MailScanner.


This manual page documents briefly the mailscanner_create_locks options.

This manual page was written for the Debian(TM) distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

mailscanner_create_locks is helper script for MailScanner, a freely distributable E-Mail gateway virus scanner and spam detector. mailscanner_create_locks the locksfiles for MailScanner and ensures they are no symlinks and have the right ownership and permission.

The directory for the lockfiles is configured in /etc/MailScanner/MailScanner.conf.


This manual page was written by Simon Walter [email protected] for the Debian(TM) system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


Simon Walter



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