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Hi Guys i'm setting up sendmail with amazon aws and i have the mail sending ok but when i send the mail i want to change the local user name. ...
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- 01-18-2013 #1
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- Jan 2011
Sendmail alias/ hide local username
i'm setting up sendmail with amazon aws and i have the mail sending ok but when i send the mail i want to change the local user name.
i.e when i send the mail it shows the right email address i choose using
but the name of the email is still ubuntu can i change the "name" shown on the mail for example webmaster or admin
have i the configuration wrong in generics tab or do i have to use virtuisertable ?
all help welcome thanks guys
- 05-08-2013 #2
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- Jan 2013
Create your /etc/mail/genericstable file. First sendmail searches the /etc/mail/generics-domains file for a list of domains to reverse map. It then looks at the /etc/mail/genericstable file for an individual email address from a matching domain. The format of the file is
Or go through Quick HOWTO : Ch21 : Configuring Linux Mail Servers - Linux Home Networking url.