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Re: Smail/Sendmail Question



>> 
>> Hi,
>> >>"Graham" == Graham Lillico +44 1785 248131 <Graham> writes:
>> 
>> Graham> Hello, I was wondering if the following is possible using
>> Graham> either Smail or Sendmail,
>> 
>> 	Simple in sendmail.
>> 
>> Graham> What I want to do is to use smail or sendmail mail to deliver
>> Graham> my internet email, The problem I have is that I need one of
>> Graham> these packages to deliver any local mail or network mail to
>> Graham> the appropriate user/server, but to queue all internet email
>> Graham> until my dialup connection is established using ppp, I also
>> Graham> need smail or sendmail to change the "from" address of the
>> Graham> email to the address of my internet email account, (i.e. email
>> Graham> bound for the internet needs the "From" address changed from
>> Graham> "graham@mail.org" which is my Linux box to
>> Graham> "graham@internet.com" my internet email account).
>> 
>> Graham> Is this possible?  if so how.
>> 
>> ______________________________________________________________________
>> OSTYPE(debian)dnl
>> FEATURE(masquerade_envelope)dnl
>> define(`confDELIVERY_MODE', `queue')
>> MAILER(local)dnl
>> MAILER(smtp)dnl
>> Cwinternet.com
>> MASQUERADE_AS(internet.com)dnl
>> ______________________________________________________________________
>> 
>> 	Put that in /etc/mail/sendmail.mc. Add in any other neat
>>  features. I also like 

I am assuming that where the above statement says internet.com that that is the
domain of my internet email account, also what happens is my user name is
different on the Debian box to my internet isp username?

If possible could you explain that the above and below are doing?

>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> FEATURE(use_cw_file)dnl
>> FEATURE(use_ct_file)dnl
>> FEATURE(redirect)dnl
>> define(`confME_TOO', True)dnl
>> 
>> # anti spam hacks, but these need external files to be set up, so use 
>> # with care
>> HACK(use_ip)
>> HACK(check_rcpt4)
>> HACK(check_mail2)
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> Graham> Also is smail the default mail daemon of Debian?  if so then
>> Graham> using the default mail daemon would be preferable.
>> 
>> 	Yes, it is. OOOps. Sorry, I do not do smail.
>> 
>> 	manoj

	Graham

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