Bug#869871: exim4-config: /etc/mailname is ignored

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Tue Aug 1 14:53:56 UTC 2017

On Tue, Aug 01, 2017 at 04:42:24PM +0200, Vladislav Kurz wrote:
> I did some more testing. I tried to send using "sendmail -b user", and
> it properly qualified the email addresses with the domain name in
> /etc/mailname.
> Originally I was sending the mail using mail command from mailutils. I
> don't know why I had installed mailutils. On all other servers I have
> bsd-mailx. So apt-get remove/install, and voila, mails sent using
> bsd-mailx have email addresses properly qualified.

Just out of curiousity, can it be that mailutils uses SMTP to deliver?
Can you show exim's log entires from a message sent with mailutils?


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