[rt-users] Autoreply by nobody

Kirill Miazine lists at krot.org
Fri Sep 13 10:03:49 EDT 2002

* Nils Ketelsen [2002-09-13 15:55]:
> >It takes address matching a quite simplre regex from From: header field
> >and tells sendmail to use it as the envelope sender address (-f option).
> As it seems the Apache runs as user "nobody". Will sendmail allow nobody to 
> set the envelope-from? I'm an Exim-User and there you have to enable the 
> user explicitly to use "-f".

Forget about Apache now - when the ticket first arrives and a reply is being
sent Apache is not used. Mail is sent as the user which runs

> So depending on your mailserver config this might as well not work at all.

I have following set (Exim 4):

untrusted_set_sender = *

Postfix will allow you to set envelope sender address.


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