FreeBSD 7 / Sendmail

Jon Radel jon at
Wed Jun 18 22:40:45 UTC 2008

Michael Hogsett wrote:
> I am building a new mail server and have
> started to configure sendmail.  The first
> thing I was going to change was the SMART_HOST
> in the mc file (in my case, /etc/mail/
> It appears to be ignoring the entry.

Sendmail pays no attention to .mc files, so the important question is 
whether you created a .cf file from your .mc file post your change and 
then restarted sendmail?  Assuming is the hostname of 
the server you're building,

cd /etc/mail
make install
make restart

may well be all you need.

--Jon Radel
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