Matt Fiddles

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“Every calling is great when greatly pursued.”

Where will you go today?

Using the Force, Yoda effortlessly frees the X-Wing from the bog.

Luke Skywalker: "I don't believe it."

Yoda: "That is why you fail."


Creating a catchall

I use this at home so my websites (on the testing machine) can send out email, but it all comes to me.

Add this to /etc/mail/ (after 'dnl define(`SMART_HOST', `smtp.your.provider')dnl')

dnl define(`SMART_HOST', `smtp.your.provider')dnl

I had to install sendmail-cf so it could update it's config.

Add to /etc/aliases:

catch-all:      user_to_catchall
*:              user_to_catchall

Then run 'newaliases'

[root@host ~]# newaliases
[user@host ~]$ sudo newaliases

And restart sendmail

service sendmail restart
[root@host ~]# service sendmail restart
[user@host ~]$ sudo service sendmail restart

Relay Email

How to setup an E-Mail Relay Host with Sendmail

computers/mail/sendmail.txt · Last modified: Apr 5, 2015 (4 years ago) by Matt Bagley