mail question

Luciano Miguel Ferreira Rocha strange at
Fri Feb 6 20:06:57 UTC 2004

On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 02:03:50PM -0600, redhat wrote:
> I want to create a small "list" of our users that will get a
> confirmation mail when a certain process completes on our network.  This
> process is a customized thing that will send an email out to a single
> address.  I have been told that I can create (on our sendmail server) a
> list by editing the /etc/aliases file.  Just looking at this file it
> looks pretty simple.  Do I just add in a line under:
> # mailman aliases
> listname:	user1 at, user2 at, user3 at
> Is it really this simplistic or is there more to it?  Any help
> appreciated.

Yes, it's that simple.

Just don't forget to run /usr/bin/newaliases after updating the file.

Luciano Rocha

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