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Old 06-02-2004, 06:44 AM   #1
daaku_n01
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hello buddies..how to troubleshooting postfix


hye guys...
i have installed postfix on my red hat 9
when i started , it failed....

now how to start the troublshooting.....

where and how should i start the debugging..can anyone help??
 
Old 06-03-2004, 06:12 AM   #2
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postfix tends to log to /var/log/maillog

anything there?
 
Old 06-04-2004, 02:20 AM   #3
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i have just check the maillog

have checked the var/log/maillog....
and the fisrt error is warning ; My hostname mailserver is not a fully qualified
name-set my hostname in main.cf

but this i have already done!!

the name of my host is "mailserver" only..is that causing the problem??
 
Old 06-08-2004, 04:29 AM   #4
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very likely it is. Postfix really wants to know what the FQDN is of the mailserver.
 
Old 06-23-2004, 11:16 AM   #5
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like:
mail.mymailbox.com. as the name of the mail server
 
  


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