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Old 11-30-2007, 11:01 AM   #1
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postfix without FQDN

Hi all,

I am setting a postfix mail server for testing. Is it possible to set up this postfix mail server just using the ip address and without a FQDN as I did not register a domain for it. If possible, how yo do the configure in the
Old 11-30-2007, 01:31 PM   #2
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Wherever you see "domain" you would use your IP instead of a domain name. Alternatively, look at

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