How To Change Email Addr?

Steve Bertrand iaccounts at
Thu Oct 18 11:09:21 PDT 2007

tonylabarbara at wrote:
> chmod 644 /etc/mail/aliases
> I tried that and checked the permissions on 
> /etc/mail/aliases.db
> but nothing works :( Any other ideas?

Try this:

# cd /etc/mail
# makemap hash aliases < aliases

Then post to this list output from:

# ls -la | grep aliases

If the timestamp of aliases.db had not been updated, post output to the
list from:

# whoami
# ls -la /etc/mail



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