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See also the example Sendmail configurations for mail server, proxy, and other roles. Consult Sendmail Client Configuration to configure Sendmail to send all local e-mail to a remote Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) server. Example permissions for sendmail 8.12 and up.

E-Mail Flow

The following image shows a general outline of the flow of e-mail through Sendmail, configuration files and queue directories, and logging. The image is explained below.

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