How to Configure ‘Zabbix Monitoring’ to Send Email Alerts to Gmail Account – Part 2

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40 Responses

  1. Ted Miller says:

    I found one thing missing: on Centos 7, ssmtp does not automatically activate itself as default mta when installed. I had to do command:

    # alternatives --config mta
    

    and then choose the number next to ssmtp. Before that postfix was grabbing my emails, so they weren’t being routed through gmail.

  2. nokiamben says:

    Hi, thank you!

    It works perfectly for me ^^

  3. Muli says:

    Hi,

    I followed all the guides regarding sending mail using Gmail,

    I manage to send test mails via script to Gmail accounts, but through zabbix mails are stuck in “in progress, 3 retries left” status.

    Any help would be appreciated.

    Muli

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