[Mailman-Users] sendmail not seeing 'mailman' as a local account, and bouncing it back and forth between my servers until failure.

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Fri Jun 16 17:05:02 CEST 2006

Dickson, Paul wrote:

>The following recipient(s) could not be reached:
>      test-request at lists.fredco-md.net on 6/16/2006 10:53 AM
>            A configuration error in the e-mail system caused the
>message to bounce between two servers or to be forwarded between two
>recipients.  Contact your administrator.
>            < mailgw1.fredco-md.net #5.3.5 SMTP; 553 5.3.5 system config

This is a Sendmail configuration issue. Other than the fact that this
mail is ultimately intended for Mailman, Mailman is not involved at
all. You might have more success using resources, lists, etc. that are
devoted to Sendmail.

Mark Sapiro <msapiro at value.net>       The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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