Now that you've installed and configured
, it's time to start it up and see if it works.
Make sure no existing
processes are running.
in daemon mode with a sensible queue interval, like this:
/usr/sbin/sendmail -bd -q20m
to make sure
is running. Then, test it out by sending some mail and receiving some mail. Check the syslog to make sure that
isn't issuing any error messages.
Create or modify your system's
scripts to properly invoke
on bootup (using the command you used above).
If everything's working fine, you've successfully installed
Mark D. Roth <firstname.lastname@example.org>