Re: Sending mail to a local user
On Sun, 23 Nov 1997, Bob Nielsen wrote:
: How do I send mail to a local user? If I address it to 'user@localhost' I
: get a message back from the daemon saying there is a loop. If I address
: it to 'user', Pine tries to send it to 'email@example.com'. I am running
: pine and smail.
You need to tell Smail that 'localhost' is actually a host that is on the
'same machine' as you're sending your mail from. Apparently, it doesn't
Try reconfiguring Smail - it'll ask you for the hosts that are local.
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