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Old 09-29-2003, 04:24 PM   #1
JakeS
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sendmail config problem


I have a server (call it myserver.notmyserver.com) that I have somehow managed to misconfigure. Something is set so that messages generated by my server for root are getting sent externally to root@myserver.notmyserver.com. This is annoying to the admins at notmyserver.com becuase they are getting all of my cron messages. Anyone know what I need to change so that messages get sent to root@localhost?
I suspect sendmail is the problem, I have a fairly vanilla RedHat 9 installation. Thanks in advance for any ideas.
 
Old 10-01-2003, 11:29 AM   #2
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well, after many hours with the sendmail doc (joy) I tried installing a newer rpm from RedHat (security patch) and now all is well. No idea where the configuration problem was...
 
  


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