Subject: sendmail-problem (Was: Re: help me....)
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Martin Ammermueller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/07/2001 19:02:59
On Wed, Jun 06, 2001 at 04:17:26PM -0400, Andrew Ambrose wrote:
> I am having mail problem. I am not able to send mail on my netbsd box. when
> I type cat message | mail -s "test" email@example.com there is no error
> when I hit enter but when I look at the sendmail -bp to see the mail queue
> this is what I see..
> what is the reason...any clue or help please...
> JAA18846 7 Tue May 29 09:15 campbell
> (Deferred: Connection refused by ennovatenetworks.com.)
Is the "domain.com" in firstname.lastname@example.org a FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name)?
If not, you should sendmail tell to use the "genericstable"-feature to rewrite
your mail-adress in the "From"-Line (1. Line) in the mailheaders to something
like "andrew@FQDN". If you don't know how to configure sendmail,
Good luck ;) & snafu
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