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Re: e-mail addresses not being redone




On 2018-05-12 09:18 AM, Jude DaShiell wrote:
On Fri, 11 May 2018, Gary Dale wrote:

Date: Fri, 11 May 2018 17:30:26
From: Gary Dale <garyndp@xxxxxxxxx>
Reply-To: gary@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
To: debian users <debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: e-mail addresses not being redone
Resent-Date: Fri, 11 May 2018 21:30:56 +0000 (UTC)
Resent-From: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

I'm running Debian/Buster on an AMD64 system.

When I use "mail" to send e-mail from the command line, it doesn't use /etc/email-addresses to rewrite the "from" header but s-nail does.

Apparently on my system, mail is provided by the Gnu Mailutils. Is the the normal behaviour for Mailutils or do I have to configure it to respect /etc/email-addresses?


You may have had exim installed and in that case will have to adjust things in exim.


Yes. I have exim4 installed. I even told it to rewrite the from header to use the ISP's domain but it also seems to ignore that.