Syslog Question (Receiving Remote Logs).

David Cary Hart Fedora at
Mon Jan 24 22:06:19 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-01-24 at 13:21 -0600, Gain Paolo Mureddu wrote:
> >   
> Taking a little bit further down the road the question from the OP, is
> there a way to deliver mail sent to root to a regular e-mail address
> (say my usual e-amil address) so that I could recieve mail from my
> server which would actually be the mail sent to root's mailbox, but
> re-directed to me (the actual system admin). Is there a safe way of
> doing that? If so how?
> --

That's what /etc/aliases are for. Root's mail MUST be redirected to a
real person as should all of the RFC requested pseudonyms. 

BTW, could I politely suggest no HTML mail to this list? 
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