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Re: Trying to talk to myself!
> Why is it our mail server will only accept mail for our domain and not the
> machine name it resides on?
> If an email is sent to the machine it spits back (repeatedly)
The machine does not know its local domains.
Have you read thru the INSTALL file ? Or its
lattest version in HTML:
It in part 4.4.4 describing various database files.
> <smtp hicks.valleynet.bc.ca email@example.com 99>: Trying to
> talk with myself!
> But firstname.lastname@example.org works just fine?
> How do I fix it so it accepts for the machine name aswell?
> This system is also our primary dns server, if that makes any difference?
> ps. We are also going to be accepting mail for a virtual host, soon, on
> this system and the same problem occurs.
See same HTML document for text about fqdnaliases
/Matti Aarnio <email@example.com>