Understanding Sendmail/Cyrus-imap installation... AAAAAHHHHH!!!

Paul Howarth paul at city-fan.org
Wed Jan 19 15:22:45 UTC 2005

Mark Weaver wrote:
> And I have been "reading" the mc file. As I mentioned I've been away 
> from Sendmail for a considerable amount of time concentrating on a host 
> of other things and not spending every waking moment on Sendmail config.
> I've tried setting this line a two different ways.
>     Other     DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtp,Addr=, Name=MTA')dnl    
> yields an SMTP connection refused message.
>     Other     DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=25,Addr=, Name=MTA')dnl    
> yields a password dialog box from the client that isn't accepted by the 
> service on the other end. Which is exactly why I've been chasing my tail 
> as I have.
> Thank you for the sendmail.org/faq link. I hadn't thought to look 
> there.  :)

Just comment out (start with "dnl") the DAEMON_OPTIONS line.

If you want clients on your LAN to be able to relay mail through your 
server (as opposed to just deliver mail to it), add the following line 
to /etc/mail/access and then run "make -C /etc/mail"

192.168.0	RELAY


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