In message <199510262024.QAA04199@hobbes.dtcc.edu>, Bob Rahe writes:
> I'm running majordomo on a Solaris 2.3 system running sendmail V8.6.10.
>It seems that no matter what I try to do messages being sent out from the
>list show up with the hostname rewritten. I.e. I have set up the host to
>be known as "lists.dtcc.edu". It's real name is "outland.dtcc.edu".
Yep. There's your problem. "lists.dtcc.edu" is a CNAME. According
to the specs, sendmail (and any other mailer) is required to
canonicalize the hostname before processing it. It's doing the
If you don't want it to be rewritten, don't have lists.dtcc.edu be