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Date:      Sun, 3 Dec 1995 20:45:58 +0200 (SAT)
From:      John Hay <>
To: (Justin Seger)
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Mail problems
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <> from "Justin Seger" at Dec 3, 95 11:43:14 am

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> My machine has two ip addresses, (SLIP), and (an
> ethernet board)
> is known as,, as well as other things.  If
> i go into an account on my system and send mail to root, or,
> it works fine.  If I send mail to I get the following message on
> my console:
> HAA01401: SYSERR(root): scds1 config error: mail loops back to myself
You should tell sendmail that it must receive mail for the other names
as well. In /etc/ look for the line "Cwlocalhost" and add some
more as needed. eg.


John Hay --

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