sending email to admin instead of root (default)

Tim Olson Tim at
Mon Feb 26 14:52:24 EST 2001

I believe I was able to get this to work using
--with-mailto="username at" last week when
I installed the latest version.


John Lorenz wrote:
> I was hoping someone can shead some lite.  I have been trying to re-direct
> the email fro being sent to root at localhost.  I want it to go to another
> email address.  Can somebody shead some lite on the syntax on how to set the
> defaults for redirecting the email.  I have gone through the man pages and
> have not been finding much.  When I set the defaulst it fails to save tells
> me a syntax erro and or cmnd alias is not correct.
> If someone could send me an example of the sudoers entry that would be
> great.
> John Lorenz
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