Forwarding email in Ubuntu

jjcv over in the Ubuntu forums taught me how to forward email to an external address:

MAke sure you have a mail server installed…. something like postfix.

Edit /etc/aliases

added or edit an entry for root to forward email:

root: myname@gmail.com

Save the file.

Run the program 'newaliases' which will update the aliase database and test it.

Thanks, man!

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