215810Re: Name service error for name=localhost type=A: Host not found
- Mar 1 7:44 AMHello Pierre,
Pierre Lebrun wrote:
> Hello,You should provide a bit more information than "something's wrong, what
> I'm new to postfix and have a problem
> when sending a message from a machine
> of my network to root@... on
> the postfix server.
> What I understand is that postfix tries
> to resolve localhost.
> My postfix is postfix-2.2.10-1.RHEL4.2
> Feb 28 09:12:19 antispam postfix/smtp: 3D44D64077:
> to=<root@...>, relay=none, delay=0, status=bounced (Host or
> domain name not found. Name service error for name=localhost type=A:
> Host not found)
> Where did I do the misconfiguration ?
Otherwise we can only guess:
- check your /etc/hosts file for an entry
- check your /etc/resolv.conf for an entry `order host,bind` or something
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