[CentOS] root email question

Tue Oct 31 03:35:16 UTC 2006
David Mackintosh <David.Mackintosh at xdroop.com>

On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 11:45:29AM +1300, Tony Wicks wrote:
> Hi all, Ive done this before but the solution alludes me now. Can 
> someone please remind me how to change the default Redhat behavior of 
> root email being sent from root at server.domain to root at domain. It's 
> something in sendmail.mc from memory.

If you are running sendmail, the pieces you want are:

dnl EXPOSED_USER(`root')dnl

Prefixing a line with 'dnl' effectively comments it out.

You might also be interested in:


..depending on what you are doing.

Then restart sendmail.  The init script will run make in /etc/mail
before launching.  

(oh, and change 'xdroop.com' to your domain of course.  :)

/ /()\ \ David Mackintosh | Public Key: 
         dave at xdroop.com  | http://www.xdroop.com/dave/gpg.html
         $ gpg --recv-keys --keyserver subkeys.pgp.net 4C032504
         Mystery attachment?  http://wiki.xdroop.com/space/GPG
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