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Search this Thread 03-09-2011, 10:13 AM #1 ramecare Member Registered: Feb 2011 Posts: 179 Rep: Mail Server problem Hello, [[email protected] ~]# service sendmail restart Shutting down sm-client: [FAILED] Shutting what to check now! This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Remove advertisements Sponsored Links era View Public Profile Visit era's homepage!

Find all posts by sysgate #3 06-09-2008 saisivakumar Registered User Join Date: May 2008 Last Activity: 28 March 2011, 11:52 AM EDT Posts: 7 Thanks: 0 Thanked 0 Generally it's using an internal configuration file because it can't resolve the fqdn for the host, it you don't have a domain name, you can put "localhost" in the file and If you created one and put the system names of your trusted users in the file, does it work? The error itself is reasonable, just the message is unclear.

I wouldn't expect it to break anything. –larsks Sep 22 '11 at 21:06 @larsks: Mercy buckets. I'm worried about what this might break. –Lightness Races in Orbit Sep 22 '11 at 16:28 Yeah, /etc generally shouldn't be group writable. If someone can explain why it doesn't work I'd sure love to know for my own education but as it stands it seems I have done everything exactly right. Noway2 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Noway2 03-11-2011, 12:48 AM #7 ramecare Member Registered: Feb 2011 Posts: 179

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Cannot Open '/etc/mail/trusted-users'

When I write /etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail in command mode than the following problem happens: [[email protected] farid]# /etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail start Starting sendmail: 451 4.0.0 /etc/mail/sendmail.cf: line 87: fileclass: cannot open '/etc/mail/local-host-names': World writable directory 451 They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. /etc/mail/trusted-users': World Writable Directory You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. i m getting same error.

ramecare View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by ramecare Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced have a peek at these guys How is this related to the original question? –austinian Aug 20 '15 at 12:14 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages [Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index] Re: RHEL 5.5 - Sendmail I had to compile nvidia because they got the dependencies goofed up on kmod-nvidia...

Seems to be working well. –Lightness Races in Orbit Sep 24 '11 at 0:38 add a comment| 3 Answers 3 active oldest votes up vote 6 down vote accepted Looks like Password Linux - Server This forum is for the discussion of Linux Software used in a server related context. I believe the correct permissions for /etc/mail are 755. > > -- > redhat-list mailing list > unsubscribe mailto:redhat-list-request redhat com?subject=unsubscribe > https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/redhat-list > References: RHEL 5.5 - Sendmail acting strange check over here Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search Tags Search LQ Wiki Search Tutorials/Articles Search

Any idea/suggestion will be appreciated. So I am not sure what caused it since it was working fine. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

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It's kinda weird because I didn't touch it before. Remove advertisements Sponsored Links johnf View Public Profile Find all posts by johnf #6 06-09-2008 saisivakumar Registered User Join Date: May 2008 Last Activity: 28 March 2011, 11:52 Not the answer you're looking for? what to do?

Remove advertisements Sponsored Links saisivakumar View Public Profile Find all posts by saisivakumar #7 06-09-2008 era Herder of Useless Cats (On Sabbatical) Join Date: Mar 2008 Last ktmariappan13th April 2012, 01:28 PMPlease do below steps -------------------------- Replacing line Fw/etc/mail/ local-host-names with line Fw-o /etc/mail/local-host-names in sendmail.cf, and Ft/etc/mail/trusted-users with line Ft-o /etc/mail/trusted-users in submit.cf and sendmail.cf. It actually started a couple of month ago, though I never noticed until today. this content You don't want your mail server configuration directory writable by everyone, as it is complaining about.

finding the problem and the resolution will be instructive to the OP in ways that go beyond the immediate problem. Forum Operations by The UNIX and Linux Forums FedoraForum.org > Fedora 23/24 > Using Fedora > sendmail error PDA View Full Version : sendmail error av161119th September 2008, 08:09 PMyum install Cheers bathory View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by bathory 03-11-2011, 11:49 PM #9 ramecare Member Registered: Feb 2011 Remove advertisements Sponsored Links saisivakumar View Public Profile Find all posts by saisivakumar #2 06-09-2008 sysgate Unix based Join Date: Nov 2006 Last Activity: 18 December 2014,

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av161119th September 2008, 08:13 PM[[email protected] mail]# ls -la total 208 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 2008-09-19 12:06 . Also see the lines in sendmail.cf and try to adjust it... Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Browse other questions tagged linux sendmail or ask your own question.

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thanks Last edited by saisivakumar; 06-09-2008 at 06:38 AM.. Hot Network Questions Finding matrix BA given AB How can I take a powerful plot item away from players without frustrating them? Note No updates have been installed on this machine. Thanks for the tip! [[[email protected]]$ su -l Password: [[email protected] ~]# yum erase sendmail ... [[email protected] ~]# yum install postfix ... [[email protected] ~]# man postfix ... [[email protected] ~]# postfix status postfix/postfix-script: the