Cron Not Sending Mail

Morgan Wesström freebsd-questions at
Wed Mar 4 07:38:40 PST 2009

> Yeah, I am aware what "dnl" does. The reason I commented that stuff
> out is because I have no use for any of it - all those files (access,
> local-host-names, mailertable, virtusertable, etc) are all empty by
> default and I had no reason to add anything to them.  I'll try going
> back to the default config and putting the RELAY line in the access
> file.
> Thanks once again for the help. I really do appreciate the time.

Sendmail is not an open relay by default so you need at least one RELAY
entry in /etc/mail/access for it to forward mail externally. I'm still
curious of where it picks up that www at localhost but chances are it will
disappear as soon as you have a valid access config.

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