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Re: mutt, exim, sender's email address

On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 10:20:11AM -0700, Mike McClain wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 12:29:04AM +0000, Brian wrote:
> > On Thu 24 Mar 2011 at 14:53:29 -0700, Mike McClain wrote:
> > 
> > > Is there any automatic way to have the sender's email address 
> > > changed depending on whether or not the mail is going to a list?
> >> <snip> 
> > In my mutt configuration file I have:
> > send-hook . 'unmy_hdr From:'
> > send-hook '~t debian-user@lists\.debian\.org'  'my_hdr From: Brian <ad44@cityscape.co.uk>'
> > 
> > Would that be anything like what you are looking for?
> Well, I don't know but I'll try it and see, from re-reading the docs
> it surely looks like it, guess I just missed it.
> Thanks,
> Mike
> -- 

As of 1.5, mut can deliver directly to a remote SMTP but I don't know
whether or not the Debian package is compiled for that, probably.

Otherwise, exim4 will edit those "from:" headers to respect the local
domain or to what has been configured for a standard rewrite.

Brian's link look about good for conditional rewrite but I haven't read or
tried it.


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answer." --Somebody

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