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Install an enhanced SMART monitoring package
Authored by: mnewman on May 23, '06 01:08:23AM

Thanks and good work. I've used your installer on two machines now.

One small problem. I've added "-M test" to the end of the active line in the smartd.conf file in order to generate a test e-mail message when smartd first runs.

This works, except that the body of the test e-mail message is blank.

If I run smartd from the command line it generates a test e-mail message with the body in tact:

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This email was generated by the smartd daemon running on:

host name: Smooch.local
DNS domain: local
NIS domain:

The following warning/error was logged by the smartd daemon:

TEST EMAIL from smartd for device: /dev/disk0s3

For details see host's SYSLOG (default: /var/log/messages).
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What could cause the body to be blank when smartd is started with launchd?

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Mike Newman
Saipan and Narita Layover Pages:
http://www.mgnewman.com



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