Problem sending e-mail in MUTT

Problem sending e-mail in MUTT

Post by Alan Conno » Thu, 24 Jun 2004 04:25:50



*Alan* (Mr. Connor was my father :-)


Keep the Usenet on the Usenet.




Then find the actual path to sendmail on your system and set this
important environment variable either in your ~/.bash_profile or
your /etc/profile or in your ~/.bashrc (if this file is sourced
in your ~/.bash_profile: source ~/.bashrc or . ~/.bashrc

export SENDMAIL=/path/to/mta


That's crazy. Are you SURE you are running sendmail?
(that name is used for files that are a symbolic link to other MTAs
when they are installed instead of the actual sendmail program.)

Try:

$ whereis sendmail

and

$ which sendmail

Then try postfix and exim


<snip>

This thread belongs on comp.mail.misc, and I'm crossposting it
there.

AC
 
 
 

Problem sending e-mail in MUTT

Post by Neil Wood » Thu, 24 Jun 2004 07:10:47

["Followup-To:" header set to comp.mail.misc.]




[snip]


It's likely the above commands aren't working because /usr/sbin is not
normally in a (non-root) users $PATH.

Neil.
--
Do not send spam to neil +--- Digital Electronic Being Intended
at suespammers dot org! ---+ for Assassination and Nullification

 
 
 

Problem sending e-mail in MUTT

Post by Alan Conno » Thu, 24 Jun 2004 08:09:31


<snip>


I do not read the posts of "Neil Woods" because so many previous ones
have been abusive and ignorant.

AC