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Re: [opensuse] System Mail
  • From: Rick Friedman <rickfriedman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 17:33:01 -0500
  • Message-id: <1171578781.4316.3.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 2007-02-15 at 16:38 -0500, Peter Bloomfield wrote:
> I set up a machine under SuSE 10.2. during the setup I created a user and
> selected that the user receive any system mail. I now want to stop that so
> that root receives system mail.
>
> Does anyone know where to look to do this?

Open up YaST. Choose Network Services and then Mail Transfer Agent.

The first window you'll see will be "General Settings". Simply click the
Next button. The next window will be "Outgoing Mail". Again, click Next.
The next window will be "Incoming Mail". This is the window you want.
Down near the bottom, you will see a text box labeled, "Forward root's
mail to". Simply delete the user name in that box and click the Finish
button. That should do it.

Rick
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