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Re: mbox mailbox works but Maildir/ gives unknown transport error (it worked thanks)

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  • John te Bokkel / Tempus
    adding server to /etc/hosts fixed the problem. Thanks
    Message 1 of 1 , Oct 1, 2007
      adding 'server' to /etc/hosts fixed the problem.

      On 10/1/07, Victor Duchovni <Victor.Duchovni@...> wrote:
      > On Mon, Oct 01, 2007 at 11:21:19AM -0400, John te Bokkel / Tempus wrote:
      > > I am setting up a small office mail server. The idea is to use it so
      > > that our outgoing mail shows as user@.... The current
      > > state is that we are using our providers smtp server for sending mail
      > > and our hosting service for receiving mail.
      > >
      > > Oct 1 11:14:36 server nss_wins[14930]: fatal: gethostbyname("server") does not
      > > resolve as a fully qualified domain name.
      > There's your problem, fix it. The "nss_wins" library is calling openlog()
      > and breaks logging by the calling process, and is also unhappy about
      > its configuration. Perhaps permission issues for /etc/hosts, or it really
      > needs an FQDN, ...
      > --
      > Viktor.
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