Re: Cannot get mail to work
- On 3/19/13 12:42 PM, CS DBA wrote:
> Hi All;Just an FYI:
> I have a Scientific Linux 6.3 KVM guest, running on a Scientific Linux
> 6.3 host.
> I cannot get mail/sendmail/etc to work. I want to get it up so
> mediawiki can send passwords upon user request.
> I'm pretty famaliar with Linux biut not so much on the mail /
> networking side.
> We use google apps for business for our company mail.
> Do I need to setup postfix/sendmail to send email via google? Or can
> I set it up to just work via the local network?
> Any help would be much appreciated.
> If it helps, here is my current /etc/postfix/main.cf settings:
> root@csintweb1 # cat main.cf | grep -v "^#" | grep -v "^$"
> queue_directory = /var/spool/postfix
> command_directory = /usr/sbin
> daemon_directory = /usr/libexec/postfix
> data_directory = /var/lib/postfix
> mail_owner = postfix
> inet_interfaces = localhost
> inet_protocols = all
> mydestination = $myhostname, localhost.$mydomain, localhost
> unknown_local_recipient_reject_code = 550
> alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases
> alias_database = hash:/etc/aliases
> debug_peer_level = 2
> debugger_command =
> ddd $daemon_directory/$process_name $process_id & sleep 5
> sendmail_path = /usr/sbin/sendmail.postfix
> newaliases_path = /usr/bin/newaliases.postfix
> mailq_path = /usr/bin/mailq.postfix
> setgid_group = postdrop
> html_directory = no
> manpage_directory = /usr/share/man
> sample_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix-2.6.6/samples
> readme_directory = /usr/share/doc/postfix-2.6.6/README_FILES
> Thanks in advance...
I've setup bridged networking on the KVM host and the KVM guest is
pointing to the bridged device. We can access the KVM guest from
outside the KVM host and we can access the web in general from the KVM guest