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Old 12-27-2007
Not able to get mail from sun server

Dear All

I am using mailx -s commnad in one of my unix script. But i am not able to get that mail on mail id that i had mention in commnad.

Kindly suggest me possible check where i can check for problem.

# 2  
Old 12-27-2007
You could check sendmail with the following:
/usr/lib/sendmail -bt -d0.1 < /dev/null

Check that DNS is working (sendmail uses DNS normally)

Check if you are logging mail commands (look at your /etc/syslog.conf file to see where they may be going). Check the file to see what errors you are getting (/var/adm/messages or possibly /var/*/sendmail).

Post any error you may get by testing mailx command from command line.
# 3  
Old 12-28-2007
Not able to get mail from sun server

there is no message in var/adm.

Aslo there is not any error while execution mailx -s command.

Pleaese suggest.....
# 4  
Old 12-28-2007
1. Post output of following when run on your server

cat /etc/syslog.conf

/usr/lib/sendmail -bt -d0.1 < /dev/null

/usr/lib/sendmail -v
test from jaydeep
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