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Old 03-11-2005, 05:27 PM   #1
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Send Mail?

I am running an Apache webserver on Mandrake 9.1 on a crappy old CPU.

I use to forward my IP to my server.

How do I set up Sendmail so it will work? Right now it does nothing. I do not run a mail server. Should I? I use my msn email as my server admin name. How do I set this up so it will email me my form data?

This is the error


My local host is not a qualified name -set my hostname or my domain in etc/postfix/
Thanks for any help in advance

Cool Hand...
Old 03-11-2005, 06:51 PM   #2
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It seems like you're running postfix instead of sendmail. The postfix config file is usually really well documented on all Linux distros. I really think you should fire up your fav editor and take a look at /etc/postfix/ I think you will probably only have to enter the hostname to get this working. If you run into trouble I suggest the page which contains lots of info on how to get postfix running the way you want it.
Old 03-11-2005, 09:33 PM   #3
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Thanks for that I will try this tommorrow morning.. all I want to to have a form get email to me...

so much set up... LOL


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