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I cleaned out some logs from my cPanel dedicated server. I deleted all log listed at that link. Problem is with EXIM process it can not shut down, but it can run. When I try to send Email from roundcube, horde or via smtp it is down. 25 port is down, I can not receive, or send mails. But 1 minute before cleaning logs I received mails and I could send mails. What is the problem, I just deleted logs...

When I try service exim restart I get:

Shutting down clamd:                                       [  OK  ]
Shutting down exim:                                        [FAILED]
Shutting down spamd:                                       [  OK  ]
Starting clamd:                                            [  OK  ]
Starting exim:                                             [  OK  ]
0 processes (antirelayd) sent signal 9
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/update_sa_rules: running in background

Exim log:

2012-10-20 03:06:14 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:06:24 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:06:32 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:06:34 cwd=/ 2 args: /usr/sbin/sendmail -t
2012-10-20 03:08:20 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:11:37 cwd=/ 2 args: /usr/sbin/sendmail -t
2012-10-20 03:13:45 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:14:01 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
2012-10-20 03:14:28 cwd=/home/pegaz/public_html 3 args: /usr/sbin/sendmail -t -i
2012-10-20 03:21:43 cwd=/ 3 args: /usr/sbin/exim -bd -q1h
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I fixed problem changing Courier to Dovecot and then Dovecot to Courier back and that recreated the Courier after that I restarted the Exim with the command:

service exim restart

Now everything works like a charm.

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