[K12OSN] Help! Sendmail doesn't SEND - only receives
petre at maltzen.net
Tue Feb 1 17:15:05 UTC 2005
Did you get Les's earlier suggestion to try 'service sendmail stop; service
sendmail start' and to check the /var/log/maillog file? Assuming restarting
sendmail doesn't fix it, try using sendmail on the commandline to send a message:
/usr/sbin/sendmail -v aslanreturn at yahoo.com
Enter a short message here, followed by a dot (.) on a line all by itself,
After you enter the dot and hit Return, you should see sendmail try to send your
message to your address above, or, hopefully, indicate why it can't send mail.
richard ingalls wrote:
> My sendmail server (which is also my web server)
> stopped sending. It has worked fine for two years.
> I'm really not a techie, just a math teacher who has
> installed several K12LTSP labs in my building. The
> sendmail server is based on RH8 (from the K12LTSP
> 3.0.0 version). I've used apt-get to keep the
> packages updated. But suddenly sendmail WON'T send.
> I can get the mail, but not send it.
> What could cause this to happen?
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