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Mail.log Doubt

Bruno Vilardo
Regular Advisor

Mail.log Doubt

Hey All,

I am checking the /var/adm/syslog0.date/current/mail.log
And i am getting the following message:

Mar 23 06:40:00 dasscws1 sendmail[14721]: My unqualified host name (dasscws1) un
known; sleeping for retry
Mar 23 06:41:00 dasscws1 sendmail[14721]: unable to qualify my own domain name (
dasscws1) -- using short name
Mar 23 06:41:00 dasscws1 sendmail[14721]: GAA0000014721: from=root, size=9339, c
lass=0, pri=39339, nrcpts=1, msgid=<200403230641.GAA0000014721@dasscws1>, relay=
root@localhost
Mar 23 06:41:00 dasscws1 sendmail[26803]: GAA0000014721: to=root, ctladdr=root (
0/1), delay=00:00:00, xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=local, stat=Sent


Does anyone Know what this could be ?
Thanks a lot
Bruno


4 REPLIES
Ralf Puchner
Honored Contributor

Re: Mail.log Doubt

your life is a doubt, isn't it?

time to start mailsetup and answer the questions correctly....
Help() { FirstReadManual(urgently); Go_to_it;; }
Bruno Vilardo
Regular Advisor

Re: Mail.log Doubt

No my life it´s not a doubt..
But on Unix, yes many doubts ...and if you can help , i appreciate.

Thanks Bruno

Brun
Michael Schulte zur Sur
Honored Contributor

Re: Mail.log Doubt

Bruno,

did you try, what Ralf suggested?
The first message means, that you need a host name + domain name to fully qualify it for sendmail.

greetings,

Michael
Ralf Puchner
Honored Contributor

Re: Mail.log Doubt

Bruno,

run mailsetup and ask the questions correctly then it will work.
Help() { FirstReadManual(urgently); Go_to_it;; }