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Old 07-02-2009, 01:49 AM   #1
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Unhappy sending and receiving failed in postfix

im working on suselinux enterprize server 11.0. I installed postfix and changed configuration file i tested postfix at terminal and it says that postfix is running and starting mail service. but when i tried to send mail to the user at the same machine in which postfix is running using mail command no response got and no mail is received at var/spool/mail . Iam attaching the result of postconf -n .please help to find bugs in this configuration.Thanks in advance.

alias_database = hash:/etc/aliases
alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases
biff = no
canonical_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/canonical
command_directory = /usr/sbin
config_directory = /etc/postfix
daemon_directory = /usr/lib/postfix
data_directory = /var/lib/postfix
debug_peer_level = 2
defer_transports =
delay_warning_time = 1h
disable_dns_lookups = no
disable_mime_output_conversion = no
fallback_transport = cyrus
home_mailbox = Mailbox
html_directory = /usr/share/doc/packages/postfix-doc/html
inet_interfaces = all
inet_protocols = all
local_recipient_maps =
mail_owner = postfix
mail_spool_directory = /var/mail
mailbox_command = cyrus
mailbox_size_limit = 0
mailbox_transport =
mailq_path = /usr/bin/mailq
manpage_directory = /usr/share/man
masquerade_classes = envelope_sender, header_sender, header_recipient
masquerade_domains = cetmail
masquerade_exceptions = root
message_size_limit = 10240000
message_strip_characters = \0
mydestination = cmail.cetmail, localhost.cetmail, cetmail
mydomain = cetmail
myhostname = cmail.cetmail
mynetworks =
mynetworks_style = subnet
myorigin = cetmail
newaliases_path = /usr/bin/newaliases
proxy_interfaces =
queue_directory = /var/spool/postfix
readme_directory = /usr/share/doc/packages/postfix-doc/README_FILES
recipient_delimiter = +
relay_domains = $mydestination
relay_recipient_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/relay_recipients
relayhost = postfix
relocated_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/relocated
sample_directory = /usr/share/doc/packages/postfix-doc/samples
sender_canonical_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/sender_canonical
sendmail_path = /usr/sbin/sendmail
setgid_group = maildrop
smtp_sasl_auth_enable = no
smtp_use_tls = no
smtpd_client_restrictions =
smtpd_helo_required = no
smtpd_helo_restrictions =
smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_mynetworks,reject_unauth_destination
smtpd_sasl_auth_enable = no
smtpd_sender_restrictions = hash:/etc/postfix/access
smtpd_use_tls = no
strict_8bitmime = no
strict_rfc821_envelopes = no
transport_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/transport
unknown_local_recipient_reject_code = 450
virtual_alias_domains = hash:/etc/postfix/virtual
virtual_alias_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/virtual
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