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Old 12-05-2003, 06:07 AM   #1
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I want change mail header info, which config file i should modify?

the following is a sample mail header from my mail server to
X-Apparently-To: via; Fri, 05 Dec 2003 00:31:02 -0800
Return-Path: <>
Received: from (EHLO localhost.localdomain) ( by with SMTP; Fri, 05 Dec 2003 00:30:59 -0800
Received: from dowell ( [] (may be forged)) by localhost.localdomain (8.12.8/8.12.8) with SMTP id hB58UBY1002675 for <>; Fri, 5 Dec 2003 16:30:11 +0800
Message-ID: <000001c3bb90$b909d560$0968010a@dowell>
From: "Dowell " <> Add to Address Book
Subject: test for relay
Date: Fri, 5 Dec 2003 16:22:24 -0800
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
X-Priority: 3
X-MSMail-Priority: Normal
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.3790.0
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.3790.0
Content-Length: 4

I want use the dns name replace the red part i mentioned above. which config file i need modify. I use sendmail.

Old 12-05-2003, 06:12 AM   #2
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what distro are you using???
If using Redhat goto /etc/sendmail and edit config or use a webmin if you don,t to edit the config by hand.
Old 12-05-2003, 07:46 AM   #3
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my distro is RH9.
but i couldn't find, where is it?


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