Originally posted by twantrd
I encountered this problem before. Below was how I resolved it.
1. Check /etc/hosts and make sure you have proper entries there
<ip address> your FQDN
2. make sure your hostname has the FQDN as well
3. in your /etc/sendmail.cf, check
DS<your smart host>
An example of #3 is:
Let me know if that works for you.
Whoah, that worked man, Like a charm. Thanx a lot mate ur a life saver. Its like everything just fell into place when i tried out what u mentioned there. Thanx again for everything