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There are several possibilities for configuring Sendmail in a way that will respond to Mailive! test messages.

  1. /etc/alias Method:

    Edit the /etc/alias file to include a line such as


    and run the newalias command to update sendmail

  2. .forward Method

    For a specific account forwarding can be enabled by creating a .forward file in the user’s home directory with the single line:

    This will forward all mail from this user back to