Re: Postfix ( address not listed for hostname localhost )

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While not incredibly common, I used to occassionally see that happen on RH systems when you initially set them up to use DHCP and didn't provide a hostname.
Glad you figured that out,

Quoting [email protected]:

On Dec 12, 2006, at 5:38 PM, Todd Zullinger wrote:

[email protected] wrote:
How can I fix this?

The log:

Dec 12 12:37:45 imaps[12729]: login: localhost.localdomain [::1]
theusername plaintext+TLS User logged in
Dec 12 12:37:45 postfix/smtpd[12786]: warning: address not
listed for hostname localhost
Dec 12 12:37:45 postfix/smtpd[12786]: connect from unknown[]
Dec 12 12:37:45 postfix/smtpd[12786]: disconnect from unknown[]
Check your /etc/hosts entry for localhost?  The one shown in the error
(::1) is an ip6 address.  Ensure that you also (or only if you don't
need ip6) have one for

$ grep /etc/hosts       localhost.localdomain       localhost
Amazing, I didn't have an entry for, I thought that was
created when I installed Fedora.

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