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Old 12-15-2007, 08:29 AM   #1
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disable outbound sendmail for specific To recipients

on my devel machine I have backups for forums and other scripts that has the same database on my live server, if a cron job is executed and it involves sending mail then users get confusing mail from a domain they don't know! I use sendmail only to send outgoing mail, and I can't disable it on the devel machine as I need to test send mail functionality.

What I need to do is disable messages sent with "To:" recipients that is not on list ex: (not) *, root@email...
Old 12-16-2007, 10:36 PM   #2
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deny, relay, sendmail

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