First off, thank you for your help.  Here is what I did:

first, I edited /etc/mail/ and made it look like this:

dnl Uncomment both of the following lines to listen on IPv6 as well as
dnl DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=IPv4, Family=inet')
dnl DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=IPv6, Family=inet6')
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=IPv4, Addr=, Family=inet')
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=IPv4, Addr=, Family=inet')
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=MSA, Addr=, Port=587, M=E')
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=MSA, Addr=, Port=587, M=E')
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Name=IPv6, Addr=::1, Family=inet6')

Then I did:

cd /etc/mail
make all
make install

And I verified that it went into by looking at these lines
that are now in

# SMTP daemon options

O DaemonPortOptions=Name=IPv4, Addr=, Family=inet
O DaemonPortOptions=Name=IPv4, Addr=, Family=inet
O DaemonPortOptions=Name=MSA, Addr=, Port=587, M=E
O DaemonPortOptions=Name=MSA, Addr=, Port=587, M=E
O DaemonPortOptions=Name=IPv6, Addr=::1, Family=inet6

Then I:

/bin/sh /etc/rc.sendmail restart

And there was no change in the behavior.  When I send mail from the
jail-host to the jail, I get a return mail saying "MX record for jail
points back to jail-host" (which by the way, is patently WRONG - the mx
record for jail resolves to X, and X is NOT jail-host...)

Also, I noticed in /var/log/maillog that when sendmail starts, it does
a reverse lookup on all the IPs on the system, and it fails on one of them
- leaving me a:

Mar  9 16:44:25 www sm-mta[10541]: gethostbyaddr( failed: 1

And this shows that sendmail is not doing what I tell it to in
because if it was, it would NOT CARE AT ALL about that other IP on the
system and whether or not it can reverse it, since as far as sendmail
should be concerned, that IP does not exist.

But, as you can see, it is continuing to care about other IPs on the box,
such that it complains about an unrelated IP not being reversible, and
continues to complain that the mx list for jail points back to jail-host
(presumably because what jail _does_ resolve to is an IP it sees itself as

So ... is there any way to get this to work ?The only way I can find is to
unconfig the network interface for the IP of `jail` and then start
sendmail, and then reconfig the jail IP. That works, but it is incredibly


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