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Old 11-04-2004, 04:03 PM   #1
DNice
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Sendmail Error


Default install of RHEL AS 3.0
sendmail version 8.12.10-1

Trying to send an email and I get the following error in /varlog/maillog

Nov 4 09:01:28 servername sendmail[12467]: iA4H1SCV012467: to=whoever@domain.com, ctladdr=whatever (whatever/groupid), delay=00:00:00, xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=relay, pri=30059, relay=[127.0.0.1] [127.0.0.1], dsn=4.0.0, stat=Deferred: Connection refused by [127.0.0.1]

I verified that 127.0.0.1 is listed in /etc/mail/access and hosts. Still I cannot send any email unless sendmail is started in daemon mode.. Any ideas?
 
Old 11-04-2004, 04:05 PM   #2
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well you must have the sendmail daemon running if you want to send or receive mails.
 
Old 11-04-2004, 04:07 PM   #3
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argh

yes sendmail is running, but I configured /etc/sysconfig/sendmail to
DAEMON=no
 
  


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