Robert Meyer meyer_rm at
Tue Jul 8 21:27:43 EDT 2003

Emails are typically stored in /var/spool/mqueue for sendmail.  When you start
sendmail, it typically automatically blasts through the queue to get stuff out.
 You can change this behaviour by adding the '-O DeliveryMode=q' flag to the
sendmail startup script.


--- "Riga, Anthony" <Anthony.Riga at> wrote:
> I have a cron job set up to send emails at certain times. Where are the
> emails stored when they are being sent? I noticed when my emails were not
> being sent out I restarted sendmail and they all got sent at one time. Just
> wondering where they are kept. 

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