On Saturday 28 March 2009 22:38:14 Arthur Pemberton wrote: > 2009/3/28 Ed Greshko <Ed Greshko greshko com>: > > Arthur Pemberton wrote: > >> I put a .forward in /root so that I can receive logwatch emails from > >> my desktop. But against everything I have tried, I can't get sendmail > >> to use root example com instead of root localhost localdomain > >> > >> I don't want to stick example.com in to /etc/hosts as it will mess > >> with other things (the workstation is not example.com, but > >> workstation.example.com) > > > > Is there any reason for not using "MailTo" in /etc/log.d/logwatch.conf ? > > I suppose the only reason would be so as to not miss any other mail for > root. > > I am more concerned about the From address than the mailto though. > I've already told you how to get all root's mail. Then logwatch.conf simply has MailFrom = Logwatch and MailTo = root I then get a mail with the subject 'Logwatch for aa1 (Linux)' addressed to root, but it comes into my mailbox. Anne -- New to KDE4? - get help from http://userbase.kde.org Just found a cool new feature? Add it to UserBase
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