if the server has a control panel, its probaly best to stick with working through there. if not, I base my mailservers on the QVCS-Guide (www.mricon.com/SM/guide) which is a quick and easy qmail/vmailmgr/squirrelmail setup, easy for even a newbie to do. First before diving into that find out if the server has a control panel, and if it does, stick with that.
thats my $0.02
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Before doing anything related to email... read my reply to your BIND post/thread. If you don't... you might have more problems later. If you need help to install the following... just ask:
qmail + Vmailmgr + Courier IMAP + POP3 + SMTP after POP + SquirrelMail + oMail-Admin
I assume that your server OS is Red Hat Linux 7.2/7.3... if no... please correct me.
Ok, Sendmail works. I'm sending all emails to [email protected] to my email account. Something strange though. Some servers refuse the connection. Does this have something to do with my localhost.localdomain ? I left them default.
I got sendmail catching all emails to [email protected] , but I'm not receiving a whole lot of them. What could be the problem? In BIND under Mail Server I entered
Mail server: thenationnet.com.