General purpose email routing software that supports mail transport via TCP/IP using SMTP

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Getting sh: 1: /usr/sbin/sendmail: not found error in apache

There's lots of sh: 1: /usr/sbin/sendmail: not found in my apache2 error.log, the problem is, I don't recall any of my site/apps trying to send mails or whatever, and I've already installed WP Mail ...
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Configure sendmail to relay on an smtp server

I'm using an ubuntu distribution. And I installed the sendmail with apt, and edited the /etc/mail/sendmail.mc, and added the lines define(`SMART_HOST', `ssl0.ovh.net') FEATURE(`authinfo') before ...
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how to fix “send-mail: Authorization failed 534 5.7.14 ”

I am trying to create e-mail alert on ssh root login so I had to install ssmtp and mail utility. Then I configured ssmtp.conf file as follows : # Config file for sSMTP sendmail # The person who gets ...
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Exim can't send email (unable to set gid or uid forcing real = effective)

I've a debian Jessie and Exim4. I can't send email from php, error given is: unable to set gid=33 or uid=0 (euid=0): forcing real = effective I've tried to search for this problem but nothing helps ...
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How to configure sendmail properly with PHP on EC2 (no SES)?

I have been struggling with sendmail for couple of days with no luck. I am trying to setup relay host, after following the answers in this question ...
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Difference between mail and sendmail in regards of Laravel 5

I wish to have a brainstorm with you all about Laravel 5 and it's mail function. The point is: I have multiple servers with CentOS 7 installed and using them as webservers for laravel 5 based sites. A ...
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NOQUEUE: SYSERR(root): opendaemonsocket: daemon MTA-v4: cannot bind: Address already in use

I have an issue with sendmail on my server (ubuntu 12.10) with php, mysql,and wordpress installed. Basically I want to create a contact form in my blog to receive emails from visitors directly into my ...
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Sendmail not forwarding mail for domains in /etc/mail/local-domain-hosts

First off, I have been using sendmail for about a week, and have a semi-working instance. This issue very well may be something simple/overlooked. I have an AMI server that is running sendmail and ...
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Error when sending mail from command line as non-root user

I'm trying to send mail from the command line as a non-root user on CentOS. I'm using the following command but getting an error: $ echo test | mail -s "test" to@example.com -c cc@example.com ...
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What exactly does “probable open proxy: command=POST” mean in sendmail logs?

I noticed the following in my sendmail logs: May 11 11:11:16 foobox sendmail[21111]: uADEFHG21111: [1.1.1.1]: probable open proxy: command=POST http://foo2.example.com May 11 11:11:16 foobox ...
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Is it possible to reject certain emails in procmail? [In SMTP session rejects based on email content]

Let's assume a typical setup where procmail is called from sendmail to filter incoming emails into correct mailboxes. Is that done while the incoming SMTP connection to sendmail is still active or is ...
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Migrate Dovecot 0.99 to Dovecot 2.x and preserve POP UIDs

I have an old server running Sendmail and Dovecot 0.99. There are about 50 email accounts on this server, associated with various domain names hosted on it. The email data is stored in MBOX format ...
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Sendmail dsn=5.0.0 Service unavailable when sending mails by PHP to yahoo

I got question regarding sendmail, I already searched for similar questions but couldn't find anything which was helpful to me. I am currently using a server (Debian with LAMP Stack) with sendmail, ...
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how to set quota with sendmail?

On my production mail server which is configured with dovecot + sendmail I am trying to define a quota for email mailboxes. As I searched sendmail do not have such in built facility so I tried to use ...
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iRedMail: Telnet sendmail over postfix possible for aliases without mailbox while not logged in

I am using iRedMail 0.8.6 for a e-mail implementation. Now the following problem came up: It is not possible to send a mail through telnet from an existing mail account whithout being logged in. ...
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sendmail is not delivering messages to recipients

I have run into a number of problems getting sendmail to work. None of the solutions I've tried have worked. First: sendmail was hanging for 60 seconds and then not sending the email. To solve this, ...
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Deliver mail to virtual users with sendmail and dovecot lda

I'm trying to migrate our linux system user based post system to virtual users. I have sendmail with procmail delivery dovecot system users with different uids roundcube web interface Sendmail ...
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POSTFIX:Must issue a STARTTLS command first. Email not being send from commandline ubuntu [duplicate]

I am trying to send email from the command line from my ubuntu server. So I started configuring the postfix onto my local machine rather than on server. So basically these are steps which I followed: ...
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linux: forward mail in mailbox

Is it possible to forward mail out of a mailbox to another mailbox? I know about .forward, that's not what I want to do(seems like that's 100% of the answers out there). I already have mail in a ...
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deactivate notification on delivery failure in sendmail

How can I deactivate all delivery failure notifications in sendmail? I have a internal testmachine hosting websites for testers. The sites use sendmail via PHP. Now whenever a tester enters a dummy ...
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Getting error in sendmail nameserver not found

I added this code to sendmail.mc file: dnl # Uncomment and edit the following line if your outgoing mail needs to dnl # be sent out through an external mail server: dnl # ...
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In CentOS, unexpected e-mail activity logged in my maillog file

I have CentOS 6.7 with Apache, PHP and CakePHP 3.0 installed. I just checked up on my /var/log/maillog. I have this logged every 5min without fail. Does anyone know who's doing this and why? Or how I ...
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How to use sendmail on amazon ec2 linux server

I am using amazon Ec2 instance with centos 6.4. I tried this and i got error echo "hello" | sendmail turnip21@gmail.com sendmail: Cannot open mail:25 How can i fix that error Some more info $ ls ...
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Exchange - sendmail dsn=5.0.0, stat=Service unavailable

Masters, Few days ago our mail service provider send some log as you see below: Apr 20 10:43:40 sampleispmailservername sendmail[15166]: u3JCcBHf009862: to=ourcollegaueemailaddress@ourdomain.com, ...
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sendmail can not deliver to gmail - IPv6 sending guidelines regarding PTR records not met

I am having trouble in delivering mail to google from a fresh sendmail install on ubuntu 14.04. The DNS-records seem to be fine for the ip. Something else must be wrong. Sending mail from command ...
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Can't send mail from amazon ec2 instance

I am using an Amazon EC2 instance for two projects which have their own domain name. I need using mail services so I created two email accounts on Zoho and I have been able to receive emails from my ...
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Need help configuring Sendmail relay/Connection refused errors

I am running Ubuntu 10.04 with Sendmail in a VMWare VM. In my mail.log file I have thousands of Connection Refused errors, and I'd like to get rid of them. There are multiple errors each second and ...
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How to change sendmail fallback behavior if TLS handshake fails?

I have a CentOS 5.x server running sendmail that is failing to negotiate TLS with SOME various recipient servers. I'm looking into it. In the meantime though, I've noticed that sendmail will NOT ...
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sendmail: Redirect one specific mail

I do not have any experience with sendmail and googling around didn't help me so far. I need to redirect every email that goes to a specific address to another address in the same domain. For ...
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Sendmail + Qpopper + Dovecot

this is our configuration, we used Sendmail, Qpopper POP3 for clients as Outlook/Thunderbird, Dovecot as IMAP for Rouncube/SquirrelMail. Dovecot is used only for webmails but i want used IMAP for ...
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What is the fastest mail server software [closed]

I'm currently developing an application which may have to send a large amount of e-mails at once. I was wondering what you guys would recommend as the fastest (e-mails sent per minute) mail server to ...
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Sendmail will not accept user ID / pass in SMTPAUTH

To cut down on the possibility of spam, I'm trying to set up SMTPAUTH on my Sendmail (8.14.4 on Mint MATE 17.1 x64) installation. Users can retrieve mail from the server with IMAP or POP (using ...
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sending email from ubuntu to *@gmx.de always fails [duplicate]

I have a ubuntu server which has capability of sending emails irrespective of the domains. But when ever i try sending email to say myemail@gmx.de, it fails. I don't see any specific content to ...
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CentOS 7 Firewalld crashing server when trying to allow port for mail server

So I'm working on setting up a mail server on a CentOS 7. I'm following this tutorial: http://www.krizna.com/centos/setup-mail-server-centos-7/#install When I reach step 10 at adding firewall rules ...
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Emails failing from sendmail - CentOS 7

My simply PHP script to send mail is <?php ini_set( 'display_errors', 1 ); error_reporting( E_ALL ); $from = "fromaddress@gmail.com"; $to = "toaddress@gmail.com"; $subject = ...
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Dovecot mailbox does not allow for inferior mailboxes

I'm getting the following errors from Dovecot. I've tried googling answers, but have come up with no solutions. The errors I get are as follows. Apr 4 03:03:44 usve75539 dovecot: pop3-login: ...
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554 5.7.1 You are not allowed to connect. sending from postfix

I know a similar questions have been posted in different forums, but after following the recommendations I'm still stuck with this error, the problems is as follows: I've an email server at ...
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What is the proper time delay between sending emails for smtp to not fail on windows server 2008 r2 [closed]

What is the proper time delay between sending emails for SMTP to not fail on Windows Server 2008 R2 machines? For example, if I set a 500ms delay, would it successfully send all emails? My software ...
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sendmail From empty when relaying

When sending a mail logged in as ec2-user to an unknown user: echo "Subject: test" | /usr/lib/sendmail -v abc the From:<> is blank when redirected to ec2-user's alias which is causing the ...
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Debugging dkim=fail using sendmail+dkim-milter

I'm setting up a CentOS server with the sendmail MTA to send DKIM-signed mail (sending domain is @brighter.do). I have succeeded in routing mails through the dkim milter; however, they arrive at my ...
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Mail from sendmail no longer delivered but SMTP does seem to work

On Sendmail (debian) In my mail.log I get the usual xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=relay, pri=120324, relay=foo.bar. [10.100.229.64], dsn=2.0.0, stat=Sent [..] [InternalId=43838731190661, Hostname=foo.bar] ...
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Disable local delivery in Sendmail

I am using Sendmail on a Centos server to send email for PHP scripts, but the problem is that mail is delivered to a local mailbox on the machine rather than what is specified in the MX records for ...
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How can I forward email to a perl script on Linux?

I would like all mail sent to a particular alias on a Linux machine to be processed by a perl script but sendmail is giving me a "Service unavailable" error and I don't understand what I'm missing. I ...
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Sendmail: Maillog is not verbose enough

I use sendmail to send through Mandrill SMTP as requested by the web application. I have been noticing that there is weird activity in /var/log/maillog such as: Mar 17 08:29:12 misc sendmail[34684]: ...
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Right way to force autresponder script to authenticate against postfix

I'm running Postfix 2.11.1 and i've configured an autoresponder by adding those lines to postfix's master.cf postfix_response unix - n n - - pipe flags=Rq ...
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Sendmail: catchall for all domains

I need to set up a mail server config for a test environment which would accept all mail (i.e. for all users and all domains, even non-local ones) and put it into a single local catchall mailbox. ...
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Sending e-mail from sendmail with headers

I am trying to send an e-mail with sendmail, but I need to specify some headers (From, Content-Type, Subject). Here is the command I am currently running: echo "Content-Type: text/plain\r\nFrom: ...
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Sendmail : save emails into files

I use sendmail to manage the emails of my website. I'm testing features which require to send emails, and I'd like to receive these emails in a local directory of my server, store them as text files ...
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Logging auth information in sendmail

Problem: the sendmail default logging configuration does not log per message auth info which I neeed (i.e. I want to know which user/authmethod was used for a certain message id). Following a tip from ...
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Confused about alias_maps and virtual_alias_maps

I have already re-read the docs on this as well as other posts here and this is still very unclear to me. I have been testing various things to understand the difference between alias_maps and ...