thanx to all.
I received a couple of different solutions. With a mix of them I got
What I've done:
add the domainname to the local host. i.e.
x.x.x.x myhost.mydomain.com myhost loghost
changes in /etc/mail/sendmail.cf
Thanx again, Dirk.
--- Dirk Boenning <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm a newbie to sendmail configuration. Sorry if
> this is a dumb
> Within a smoothly working net (with nis and dns)
> I added a new machine which should not belong to
> this domain.
> The new machine uses just DNS (the DNS Server from
> the other Domain)
> Anything works perfect (nslookup, connecting to the
> internet, etc.)
> but sending mail.
> The result (after a while) of mail -v looks like:
> WARNING: local host name ("myhostname") is not
> qualified; fix $j in
> config file
> email@example.com... Host unknown (Name
> server: mailhost.: host
> not found)
> ... Connecting to local...
> ... Sent
> (But I don't receive any mail at the test-receiver
> Any quick glue ?
> TIA, Dirk.
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