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rana sarkar
Advisor

mail.log

What is the significance of these lines in mail.log:

Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22547]: unable to qualify my own domain name (server01) -- using short name
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22548]: unable to qualify my own domain name (server01) -- using short name
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22547]: be sure to set domain name in Dj macro in sendmail.cf
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22548]: be sure to set domain name in Dj macro in sendmail.cf
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22547]: gethostbyaddr(192.168.10.25) failed: 1
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22548]: gethostbyaddr(192.168.10.25) failed: 1
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22547]: gethostbyaddr(81.0.0.2) failed: 1
Sep 15 06:40:00 server01 sendmail[22548]: gethostbyaddr(81.0.0.2) failed: 1
2 REPLIES
Steven E. Protter
Exalted Contributor

Re: mail.log

Shalom,

The sendmail is configured for a domain that can not be confirmed on the public Internet.

Either /etc/resolv.conf is wrong, the domainname is wrong, or the DNS configuration of the server is wrong.

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