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How to customize the e-mail address that DFM uses for alert messages

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Applies to

OnCommand Unified Manager 5.x


  • In an attempt to prevent spam, the organization network is trapping DataFabric® Manager (DFM) alert e-mails that are sent to external addresses.  The messages are not received by the intended recipients.
  • In DFM options if the value for "alertFrom" is not set to a valid email address, the DFMevent.log may contain the following error: [DFMEvent:DEBUG]: [4268:0xea8]: expecting '250', SMTP server replied '501 5.1.7 Bad sender address syntax


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