Re: Sending Email from linux
From: Peter T. Breuer (ptb_at_lab.it.uc3m.es)
Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2004 21:27:29 +0100
aptadmin <email@example.com> wrote:
> I am running a backup program in Webmin and I want it to send the results of
> the backup to my email address. When it attempts to send the results it
> uses the firstname.lastname@example.org as the senders address, which is not a valid
> email address and thus my smtp server rejects as spam. Anyhow, is there a
Of course it's valid. Are you implying that your machine does not exist
in the DNS for your domain? Then add it. Mail the BOFH for your domain
with an order that your machine be added to the zone, pronto, and look
sharp about it or his paycheck will be confetti feeder fodder ...
> way to change the default sender address for sending email?
Sure - millions. Read the man page for whatever you are using to send