Error messages

Nick Thompson (home) nick at
Tue Dec 16 14:23:52 GMT 2003


Thanks, I thought it would be something simple.

I am still getting
<server name> sendmail[27295]: gethostbyaddr<ip address> failed: 1
for every virtual domain every time an e-mail comes in.

Any other ideas ?



> You need to do
>          /etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail stop
> to actually kill all the sendmail processes before you start MailScanner.
> The "chkconfig" commands merely tell it what to do at boot-time,
> they don't
> alter the current state of the system at all.
> When you do
>          ps ax | grep -i mail
> you should get no MailScanner processes or sendmail processes.
> Kill off any
> left running.
> Then do

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