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Oracle Linux: Sendmail Service Failed to Start with Error: 'tarting sendmail: Invalid time unit ` (Doc ID 2585385.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2019

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.10 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.1.12] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Unable to start sendmail service. Below errors reported while starting the sendmail service:

# service sendmail start
'tarting sendmail: Invalid time unit `
                                                           [FAILED]
'tarting sm-client: Invalid time unit `
                                                           [FAILED] 

Cause

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