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Hello  Experts,
                 I'm trying to configure sendmail on rhl7.1,I'm getting
following error when ........

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$m4 /etc/mail/sendmail.mc > /etc/mail/sendmail.cf (enter)
$service sendmail start (enter)

Queue Directory option must be set

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Is there any problem with DNS settings (I'm trying to configure intranet mail server , I configured DNS accordingly)

for complete understanding of the problem I'm listing all the concerned files .

/etc/mail/sendmail.mc
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OSTYPE(`linux')dnl
define(`confDOMAIN_NAME',`sirisha.net')dnl
define(`SMART_HOST',`master.sirisha.net')dnl
MASQUERADE_AS(`sirisha.net')dnl
FEATURE(local)dnl
FEATURE(smtp)dnl
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtp,Addr=127.0.0.1,Name=MTA')dnl

#SMTP daemon options
O DaemonPortOptions=Port=smtp,Addr=127.0.0.1,Name=MTA
O DaemonPortOptions=Port=smtp,Addr=192.168.1.1,Name=MTA
 
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/etc/named.conf
***************
options {
     directory "/var/named";
        fake-iquery yes;
     query-source address * port 53;
        forward first;
forwarders {
             169.168.1.14     ;IP address of  ISP DNS
           };
         
};

 
zone "." IN {
     type hint;
     file "named.ca";
};

zone "sirisha.net"  IN {
                      type master;
                      file "zone.sirisha.net";
                   };
     

zone "1.168.192.IN-ADDR.ARPA" {
        type master ;
        file "zone.1.168.192";
       };

zone "0.0.127.IN-ADDR.ARPA" {
     type master;
     file "zone.127.0.0";
       };

key "key" {
     algorithm hmac-md5;
        secret "jZKBJXTvBvJlQfwSbhdJONIFuPQovxXSqIWyAkwQahfpRfjKL0PjSzGbBDZl";
 };

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zone.sirisha.net
****************
$TTL 3D;
@      IN      SOA master.sirisha.net. root.sirisha.net. (
      1;
      10800;
      3600;
      604800;
      86400);

      IN NS      master.sirisha.net.

master IN A      192.168.1.1
oracle IN A          192.168.1.1

;mail   IN A 192.168.124.10
;www    IN A 192.168.124.10
;news   IN A 192.168.124.10

localhost     IN A      127.0.0.1
pinnacle     IN A      192.168.1.2

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zone.1.168.192
**************

$TTL  86400
@  IN   SOA      master.sirisha.net.   root.sirisha.net. (
                                     1;
                                     10800;
                                     3600;
                                     604800;
                                     86400);
         IN        NS      master.sirisha.net.
1         IN        PTR     master.sirisha.net.
2          IN     PTR     pinnacle.sirisha.net.    

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zone.127.0.0
************

$TTL     86400
@       IN      SOA     master.sirisha.net.  root.sirisha.net.  (
                                      1;
                                      10800;
                                      3600;
                                      604800;
                                      86400); Minimum
              IN      NS      localhost.
1       IN      PTR     localhost.

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hello.
QueueDirectory=/var/spool/mqueue in sendmail.cf

about the DNS you need MX record.

in zone.sirisha.net add:

                 MX mail

LionBSD
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