Sendmail command not recognized by server

Keywords: LAMP/MAMP/WAMP - AWS - Technical issue - Email configuration (SMTP)
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Description:
I’ve been runing 8 aws lightsail lamps, all with the same configuration without a problem.
Now i have created a new instance and when configuring sendmail, i found that is properly installed by when typing sendmail, i get the message “command not found”… That creates the problem that my php scripts don’t work.
When i ask whereis sendmail i get this answer:
sendmail: /usr/sbin/sendmail /usr/lib/sendmail /usr/share/sendmail /usr/share/man/man8/sendmail.8.gz

Any idea why this is happening?

Hi @jlcaaveiro,

You need to install the package now. To achieve that, please run these commands

sudo apt update
sudo apt install sendmail sendmail-cf m4

Happy to help!


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