Article ID: 5433, created on Jul 7, 2008, last review on Sep 22, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk 8.x for Linux/Unix

Symptoms

I cannot send any emails from the server, not even via the command line.
[root@server01 ~]# telnet localhost 25
Trying 127.0.0.1...
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
220 server01.domain.com ESMTP
mail from:
250 ok
rcpt to:
451 qmail-spp failure: plugins/chkrcptto: child crashed (#4.3.0)

Cause

The device /dev/full is missing.

# ls -la /dev/full
ls: /dev/full: No such file or directory

Resolution

Create the device to resolve the problem.

~# mknod -m 666 /dev/full c 1 7
~# chown root:root /dev/full

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