Subject: FW: What sendmail.cf?
To: 'current-users@NetBSD.org' <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Keenan, Greg John (Greg)** CTR ** <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/06/2005 10:35:11
>> $ date | sendmail -v -t email@example.com
>> firstname.lastname@example.org... Connecting to localhost.anz.lucent.com. via
>> $ date | sendmail -C/etc/mail/sendmail.cf -v -t email@example.com
>> firstname.lastname@example.org... Connecting to outbound-email.lucent.com via
>> Both commands you have to assume are using the same sendmail.cf so what
>> the difference when I force it with the -C option?
> well, you know what they say happens when you assume... :)
> Those two commands are NOT using the same config file. The first
>uses submit.cf, since you are submitting mail not receiving it.
Thanks Eric - that explains it. Dumb mistake on my part sorry...