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Old 05-07-2007, 01:34 AM   #1
dping28
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Problems with Postfix/PHP


I have my domains email handled through Microsofts Live Custom Domains, so my MX record for the domain points there.. on my linux box running Ubuntu 7.04 I have a LAMP install.. I put Joomla on it with Community Builder.. I have tried SO many times configuring Postfix to send mail but the mail never goes out from the web pages.. I see them listed in mailq as trying to contact the hotmail mx server and I dont want it to go through there.. could someone please tell me exactly how i can configure postfix to just mail stuff off on its own not using anything else.. please help ive been at this darn mail thing for almost 2 days straight and if i have to go into main.cf and master.cf too many more times i think im gonna loose it.. I just want the server to be able to mail out on its own, not recieve.
 
Old 05-07-2007, 09:36 AM   #2
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Post your config and does your host have a FQDN? What do your logs indicate?
 
Old 05-07-2007, 09:36 AM   #3
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Also, can you send simple test messages from the command line using mail or the like?

mail -s 'TEST MAIL' user@somedomain.com
 
  


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