[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

RE: Sendmail problem



  
 >> I suppose the odd thing here is the "irvingd localhost localdomain".
 >> I can send successfully from another linux box, the logs are pretty 
 >> much identical (and the message is delivered). The only difference
is 
 >> that the from address has the full box address 
 >> (from=<irvingd somebox co uk>).
 >> Could this be the reason why mail isn't going through?

> Yes. There have been a few threads on this exact issue this week. Most
mail 
> servers will not accept mail from unresolvable domains like
localhost.localdomain.

 >> Can anyone help me with any config changes I need to change to get 
 >> outgoing mail working?

> Make sure you have the sendmail-cf package installed and then look up 
> "masquerading" in /usr/share/sendmail-cf/README

> Paul.

Thanks Paul - Im going to have a good look in to this at the weekend and
get things set up a bit nicer. For now - I just ditched using DHCP for
this box and got myself a fixed IP / name.
Everything started working by <ignorance>magic</ignorance> :o)

Dave


This e-mail and any attachment is for authorised use by the intended recipient(s) only. It may contain proprietary material, confidential information and/or be subject to legal privilege. It should not be copied, disclosed to, retained or used by, any other party. If you are not an intended recipient then please promptly delete this e-mail and any attachment and all copies and inform the sender. Thank you.


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]