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IZ53501: SENDMAIL WARNING --> GETHOSTBYADDR(IPV6:::1) FAILED: 1

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • sendmail might log the following warning message in
    syslog.
    
    warning sendmail[552962]: gethostbyaddr(IPv6:::1) failed:
    1
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • sendmail logs a warning message in syslog
    mail:warn|warning sendmail 552962 : gethostbyaddr(IPv6:::1)
    failed: 1
    Unnecessary log message will be found in the syslog output
    file.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • This APAR is being closed FIN. This means that a solution to
    this APAR is expected to be delivered from IBM in a release
    (if any) to be available within the next 24 months.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IZ53501

  • Reported component name

    AIX 5.3

  • Reported component ID

    5765G0300

  • Reported release

    530

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2009-06-17

  • Closed date

    2009-07-16

  • Last modified date

    2009-07-16

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R530 PSY

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Document information

More support for: AIX family

Software version: 530

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IZ53501

Modified date: 16 July 2009