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Re: [opensuse] System Mail
  • From: "Joe Morris (NTM)" <Joe_Morris@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2007 07:49:26 +0800
  • Message-id: <45D4F186.5010107@xxxxxxx>
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?
Though that question has been answered by Rick, AFAIK, postfix will not
deliver mail to root, as it is a security risk. You must have an alias
to receive system mail.

Joe Morris
Registered Linux user 231871 running openSUSE 10.2 x86_64

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