Check the ownership and permissions on the .qmail files. From memory
this can cause the problem you describe. 

ls -la .qmail-joe
-rw-r--r--  1 vpopmail vchkpw   24 2006-12-09 14:56 .qmail-joe


On Sat, 2008-01-05 at 20:18 +1100, Charlie Garrison wrote:
> Good evening,
> I had a disk failure on my local server recently and had to 
> rebuild from scratch (only data backups, not full system). I 
> used Shupp's toaster to install qmail/vpopmail. I think my 
> problem may be with qmail, but I'm trying here first.
> Messages arrive (via smtp) fine and get inserted into the queue. 
> If the address is a mailbox then all is fine and message is 
> delivered locally. But if the address is a forward (&[EMAIL PROTECTED] 
> line in .qmail file) then I get errors like the following:
> 2008-01-05 19:30:03.317667500 starting delivery 19: msg 635441 
> to local [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> 2008-01-05 19:30:03.331851500 delivery 19: deferral: 
> Unable_to_forward_message:_unable_to_exec_qq_(#4.3.0)./
> I've done lots of googling and can't find a cause for that error 
> with solutions (that apply in my case). I've checked 
> permissions, done a 'queue-fix' and everything else I can think of.
> I'm not sure where to look next. Advice and suggestions would be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Charlie


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