Faximum Log Files

There are two log files that frequently contain key information that can be used to diagnose the cause of problems with Faximum.

First, each user of Faximum will have a directory called .fax in his home directory. Within that directory is an ASCII log file called log. Examining the last few lines of this file can frequently provide information on why the Faximum software is malfunctioning.

Second, there is a system log file for Faximum located in /var/spool/fax/log. This also ought to be examined for information that can assist in diagnosing the cause of problems.