[CentOS] my email address???

Tue Apr 11 19:09:39 UTC 2006
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Tue, 2006-04-11 at 13:48, Paul Heinlein wrote:

> >>> If you use the masquerade feature you can only have one 
> >>> masquerade_as target. Using the generics feature you can rewrite 
> >>> outgoing mail differently.
> >>
> >> I hadn't used the generics table until recently. I wrote up a 
> >> skeletal howto and use case; it may be of some help:
> >>
> >>    http://www.madboa.com/geek/sendmail-genericstable/
> >
> > Or, if you can make sure everyone sets their own correct 'From:' 
> > address in their own mail client settings you can turn off the 
> > masquerade_as.
> For us, the trick wasn't so much for mail sent from a well behaved 
> mail client as much as it was from application-generated mail on the 
> local machine.

Yes, you'd only get one choice there if the app doesn't supply
a From: header.   Even without masquerade_as, sendmail would
supply the local host and domain name to qualify an otherwise
bare name.

  Les Mikesell
   lesmikesell at gmail.com