Configuring default 6.0 install to send mail
gayn.winters at bristolsystems.com
Thu Nov 10 03:20:58 GMT 2005
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of
> Brooke Landers
> Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 6:38 PM
> To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> Subject: Configuring default 6.0 install to send mail
> Hello list. I am learning FreeBSD and I'd like to know how to
> Sendmail to simply forward mail although it seems it's doing this by
> default. I can send mail, but it's being rejected since
> mylocalhost.mydomain.com doesn't resolve. I'm using internal
> hosts that will
> never have DNS entries.
> I'm looking for somewhere where I can specify that
> user at mylocalhost can send
> mail as user at mydomain.com. I'm pretty sure that my mail would
> be accepted if
> I can do this.
> I don't want to set up a mail server, I'd just like to know
> how I can get my
> logs and admin mail forwarded to an external address. I
> apologize for not
> sending this to a sendmail list, but I figured there may be
> something simple
> and specific to FreeBSD that I have overlooked.
> Thank you for any help :)
Check out section 22.8 of the Handbook regarding ssmtp.
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