sendmail woes

Daniel teletautala at gmail.com
Thu Dec 14 17:02:28 MST 2006


This does seem to be an overall better solution than what php
provides.  Now when I format any email this will be the way to give an
appropriate sender address.

Thanks Jeff,
-Daniel

On 12/14/06, Daniel <teletautala at gmail.com> wrote:
> Matthew,
>
> I appreciate you pointing me to php's mail page.  I will use the extra
> parameters specified in the "Friendly" manual.  This will not fix the
> sendmail problem, but will help me in my current situation.  I
> appreciate your thoughtfulness and kindness in helping me find an
> answer to my problem.
>
> -Daniel
>
> On 12/14/06, Matthew Walker <rorith at kydance.net> wrote:
> >
> > On Thu, December 14, 2006 4:35 pm, Daniel wrote:
> > >       $returnValue = mail($mailTo, $subject, $message, $header);
> >
> > RTFM. :)
> >
> > http://us2.php.net/manual/en/function.mail.php
> >
> > bool mail ( string to, string subject, string message [, string
> > additional_headers [, string additional_parameters]] )
> >
> > additional_parameters (optional)
> >  The additional_parameters parameter can be used to pass an additional
> > parameter to the program configured to use when sending mail using the
> > sendmail_path configuration setting. For example, this can be used to set
> > the envelope sender address when using sendmail with the -f sendmail
> > option.
> >  The user that the webserver runs as should be added as a trusted user to
> > the sendmail configuration to prevent a 'X-Warning' header from being
> > added to the message when the envelope sender (-f) is set using this
> > method. For sendmail users, this file is /etc/mail/trusted-users.
> >
> > Example 3. Sending mail with an additional command line parameter.
> >  The additional_parameters parameter can be used to pass an additional
> > parameter to the program configured to use when sending mail using the
> > sendmail_path.
> >  <?php
> >  mail('nobody at example.com', 'the subject', 'the message', null,
> >     '-fwebmaster at example.com');
> >  ?>
> >
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> > LAMP Specialist
> >
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