Changing mta in /etc/alternatives : how? [SOLVED]

Graham Cossey graham at
Wed Sep 29 14:05:47 UTC 2004

-----Original Message-----
Graham Cossey wrote:
> I have yum installed system-switch-mail but how do I use it, I can find no
> man page for it?
> Entering 'system-switch-mail' in a shell displays a pop-up saying 'Unknown
> Error'.
> Should I pass any command-line options?

The command-line way to do this is simply to use:

alternatives --config mta

You don't need any of the GUI stuff to do it that way.

Cheers, Paul.


Thanks Paul, that was easy :)

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