[CentOS] Postfix not reading main.cf

Thu Jun 7 19:01:23 UTC 2012
Adrian P. van Bloois <adrian at pa0rda.nl>

Neil wrote:

> Hello:
> I just did a fresh install of CentOS 6.2 on a virtual server.
> I am trying to configure Postfix but it does not seem to be
> reading configuration directives from /etc/postfix/main.cf
> Here is what I did to test it:
> vi /etc/postfix/main.cf and set this directive:
> 	myorigin = hello.world.com
> postfix reload
> postconf -d | grep myorigin
> I get this output: 
> append_at_myorigin = yes
> myorigin = $myhostname
> Any ideas why it is not picking up the configuration?
> Thanks,
>   Neil
What you should do is run postconf without paramaters to a file and
inspect that. In my case e.g. myorigin is set to $mydomain, but mydomain
is set to the correct value.

Good lcuk


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