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Old 04-11-2008, 04:48 PM   #1
rightsidedown
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Using Mail In SUSE


I am trying to figure out how to use mail in suse 10. What files need to be edited to get mail to work? I just want to be able to create a simple email (by command line) and send it to my gmail account. If I do the following:

# mail myusername@gmail.com
Subject: test
this is a test
.
EOT

it doesn't give me an error but then I never receive the email. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 
Old 04-11-2008, 04:53 PM   #2
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Can you see anything in your logs when you try to send? Have a look in /var/log to see what the maillog filename is
 
Old 04-11-2008, 05:07 PM   #3
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I checked in /var/log. There was nothing new in the mail, mail.err, mail.info and mail.warn. Also checked messages and there was nothing regarding mail.
 
  


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