Sendmail on a new Freebsd6.2 Won't Send or Receive. Solved!
martin at dc.cis.okstate.edu
Thu Mar 15 11:03:06 UTC 2007
"Ted Mittelstaedt" writes:
> sendmail_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf?
Many thanks. That's exactly what I had, but after
looking at it again, I also had something much worse in the
startup line. This new system is a replacement for the one I am
on now and the name is similar. The rc.conf.local file was
copied from the old system and this part looks like:
sendmail_enable="YES" # Run the sendmail inbound daemon (YES/NO/NONE).
# # If NONE, don't start any sendmail processes.
sendmail_flags="-L sm-mta -bd -q15m -C/etc/mail/dc.cis.okstate.edu.cf" # Flags to sendmail (as a server)
That was the problem. The file name referenced there
doesn't exist on the new system. When I used the right
configuration file name, all is well.
Again, thanks for your help because it made me look
everything over once again and find the problem.
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