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Old 09-12-2003, 02:43 PM   #1
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problem processing to

Hi all,

Have been trying to set up sendmail for my server, but have not been able to get to far as yet.

I cannot seem to process the file to produce the file? I have followed the instructions in the radhat 9 bible, but I get an error:

# m4 /etc/mail/ > /etc/mail/

/etc/mail/ m4: Cannot open /usr/share/sendmail-cf/m4/cf.m4: No su
ch file or directory

indeed there is no directory called /sendmail-cf in /usr/share

when I do 'rpm -qa | grep m4' I get a result, so m4 is there.

One thing I do notice when I run the command:
# m4 /etc/mail/ > /etc/mail/

my gets wiped clear, then when I try and restart sendmail I get an error message something about the que not being defined, which didnt happen before I tried to process the file.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Old 09-21-2003, 10:08 AM   #2
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Make sure you have "sendmail-cf" installed then try again.


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