Network identity for sending mail.
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Sun Mar 16 17:04:13 UTC 2008
On Sunday 16 March 2008 08:47:47 Malcolm Kay wrote:
> The send-pr appears to assume that mail can and will be sent
> directly through sendmail or equivalent rather than inderctly through
> an ISP mail service.
No. It assumes that the variable MAIL_AGENT in the environment is capable of
sending mail and if /unset/ uses sendmail.
Have a look at the mail/smail port and set MAIL_AGENT accordingly in
environment. This can be done permanently for all users, by adding the
variable to the setenv entry in the default listing in /etc/login.conf and
running cap_mkdb /etc/login.conf afterwards.
Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules
and never get to the software part.
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