How to configure cron's mail?

René Berber
Wed Sep 27 05:16:00 GMT 2006

Joost Kraaijeveld wrote:

> Can I configure where cron sends the mail to? It seems to be
> "user@localhost", where user is the account cron is running under, but I
> would like it to go to "".

Yes, in /etc/ssmtp/ssmtp.conf, but when you install the ssmtp package you are supposed to run ssmtp-config.  Anyway you can edit the file, just define root and rewriteDomain so that cron uses those.
René Berber

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