[Mailman-Users] yet-another-sendmail-hates-me "list not found" problem

Gary Kline kline at tao.thought.org
Sat Oct 2 22:03:43 CEST 2004

On Sat, Oct 02, 2004 at 12:50:05PM -0700, p e y t o n wrote:
> brad,
> thanks for the quick reply. i've compared the /etc/aliases entries for the 
> new list with old ones that i've been running for years and don't see any 
> difference. i even copied and pasted the entries below straight from 
> mailman when i created the list.
> here's what's in my /etc/aliases for "test".
	[[ .... ]]

> -p
> >> 554 5.3.0 unknown mailer error 1
> >
> >        It looks to me like you don't have your aliases set up correctly.
> >
> >--
> >Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
> >

	My dime's worth--being entirely new to mm: I discovered that
	putting the aliases in /etc/aliases rather than /etc/mail/aliases
	(or wherever your sendmail directory is  just does not work.

	I have yet to 2-check, but only after I put my list aliases in
	/etc/mail did things begin to happen.


   Gary Kline     kline at thought.org   www.thought.org     Public service Unix

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