Re: Setting proper From: lines
>>>>> "Spinfire" == Spinfire Magenta <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Spinfire> I'm not quite sure if this is an Exim issue or a MUA (Mutt)
Spinfire> issue, but... here goes:
Spinfire> I have a machine that is both my workstation and the Mail
Spinfire> Exchanger for my domain (isomerica.net). Mail sent to
Spinfire> email@example.com works fine, however, mail sent from the
Spinfire> host is instead tagged with the full hostname (From:
Spinfire> firstname.lastname@example.org) instead of the preferred
Spinfire> 'email@example.com' form.
Spinfire> Is this an Exim issue (i did use isomerica.net as the
Spinfire> 'outgoing mail name' during the Exim configuration) or if
Spinfire> this is a Mutt issue.
It can be solved with Exim (look for "Address rewriting" in the docs)
but that is more like a work-around. Better tell Mutt to set the From
header correctly in the first place. Sorry, no Mutt experience here.
Ian Zimmerman, Oakland, California, U.S.A.
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from which he draws all his sorrows and his joys.