Hey… here is a way to find the message we have sent is COMPLETED or NOT by using “exigrep”. Yep, it’s very useful in some cases, if the client wants to know the email from his account successfully completed or not from the server. Here, we can find out the message ID from the log file and and then we can simply check that particular email completed or not by using exigrep.
[root@server]# exigrep 1VT5LJ-0006uV-S1 /var/log/exim_mainlog|grep -i "Completed" 2013-10-07 11:35:04 1VT5LJ-0006uV-S1 Completed
[root@server]# exigrep 1VT4Za-0001Dy-3v /var/log/exim_mainlog|grep -i "Completed" +++ 1VT4Za-0001Dy-3v has not completed +++
Here “1VT5LJ-0006uV-S1” & “1VT4Za-0001Dy-3v” are message IDs.
If you wand to list all emails status for a particular sender, then change the message ID with that particular emai ID.
exigrep test1[email protected] /var/log/exim_mainlog|grep -i “Completed”
How is it .. 😀
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