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Re: Network email setup

On Fri, Jul 15, 2005 at 11:27:23PM +0100, jb701@uku.co.uk wrote:
> I have tried but failed so far.  I have the same user names set up on the 
> two machines, but different host names.  When I send from joe@fireball to 
> joe@thinkpad, the mail is delivered to joe@fireball. 
> I changed exim.conf on "fireball" and now exim -bp reports mail held in the 
> queue - but it still doesn't get sent. 
> Grateful for advice.  I have been looking at exim documentation and 
> googling for relevant things but not found anything that explains it is 
> terms I can understand. 
> I am using exim, not exim4.  If this is more appropriately asked elsewhere, 
> please let me know. 

Hi Joe,

I'm sorry I can't help, but I would suggest upgrading to exim4. The
older exim 3.xx is not supported anymore. If you ask on the exim-users
mailing list I am reasonably sure that 'they' would suggest the same
*then* help you.

If you are low on resources (486?) then there are more lightweight

Reproduction if desired may be handled locally. -- rfc3

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