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Re: [vox-tech] Perl programming problem

BTW, are you running the script as a root or as a user?  Try as root and
see if that works.


On Thu, 13 Jan 2005, Ken Herron wrote:

> Richard S. Crawford wrote:
> > my $fromAddress='rcrawford@unexmail.ucdavis.edu';
> > my $toAddress='rcrawford@unexmail.ucdavis.edu';
> > my $body="Neo is down as of $timeString\n";
> > my $mailer=open ({From => $fromAddress, To => toAddress, Subject=>$subject});
> > print $mailer $body;
> > $mailer->close();
> My guess is that you're not setting the envelope sender address, which
> is used during the SMTP exchange. The From parameter may only be setting
> the header sender address, which appears in the "From" header.
> Reconfiguring your system's SMTP software shouldn't be necessary, unless
> the system in question is the official mail handler for
> unexmail.ucdavis.edu. I don't know what mail-sending module you're
> using, but see if it offers a way to set an additional sender address.
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