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Old 10-09-2014, 05:59 AM   #1
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I use the command "sendmail" to send mail to myself - sendmail xxx@yyy.com , it is fine to send it , but I didn't find any record about the send process in /var/log/maillog , I also try to use the command "mail xxx@yyy.com" to successfully send mail , but also can not find record in /var/log/maillog ,would advise how can I check the log ? where can I find the send mail log to trace the error ? thanks
 
Old 10-09-2014, 09:27 AM   #2
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Same answer as 2 days ago.
https://www.linuxquestions.org/quest...1/#post5250261

but use
Code:
grep <option> /var/log/* -R

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