[nycphp-talk] sendmail and php mail

Mark Armendariz enolists at
Thu Jan 4 15:26:38 EST 2007

I'm about to ask the host to look into the MX records.  I'm convinced the
hosting server is checking the local mail server for the recipient.  Yes,
I'm using the mail command, and it looks to me (via ini) that it's using the
local sendmail.

On 1/4/07, csnyder <chsnyder at> wrote:
> On 1/4/07, Mark Armendariz <enolists at> wrote:
> > Now, I know for a fact the recipient's email exists on my client's mail
> > server (which is an exchange server).  The only thing I can figure is
> that
> > it's checking the local host for the recipient and not finding it, and
> hence
> > never sending the email.
> There might be an MX record missing or incorrect, and/or sendmail on
> the php server is misconfigured into thinking that it's supposed to be
> the end-recipient of mail for the domain.
> When you say you can send mail from the server, you're using the mail
> command? Have you looked to see what mail command PHP is configured to
> use? You never know, maybe there is more than one on the box...
> --
> Chris Snyder
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