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Date:  Thu, 15 Mar 2007 10:32:39 -0500
From:  Brent Epp <brent (at mark) pdcweb.net>
Subject:  [coba-e:09184] Re: Difficulties with SMTP
To:  coba-e (at mark) bluequartz.org
Message-Id:  <5l8qt9$nl35l (at mark) wnpgmb01-c600f.mts.net>
In-Reply-To:  <20070315060606.M44740 (at mark) scargo.nl>
References:  <5l8qt9$nidl7 (at mark) wnpgmb01-c600f.mts.net> <20070315060606.M44740 (at mark) scargo.nl>
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Ah, I should have said that I already did that.  However, I neglected 
to look at the maillog after making that change.

I've commented out the line I added to /etc/mail/sendmail.mc.

So, now it seems that the mail is trying to send correctly, but the 
SMTP keeps timing out.

At 2007-03-15 01:06, you wrote:
>Brent,
>
>You should NOT modify the files manually.
>You can configure the smarthost in the UI under E-mail->Advanced settings.
>
>Taco
>
>On Wed, 14 Mar 2007 19:48:53 -0500, Brent Epp wrote
> > I have a PC on my local network at home running BlueQuartz CentOS.
> >  I use it as a testing server for web development.
> >
> > I think my ISP only allows me to use their own SMTP server, so I
> > need to configure my BQ box to use my ISPs SMTP server rather than
> > its own.  I've added define(`SMART_HOST',`myisp.smtp.server') to
> > /etc/mail/sendmail.mc, and I think it has helped, but I still am not
> > able to send mail.
> >
> > These are the entries in /var/log/maillog when I use
> > `echo "test body" | mail -s "test subject" brent (at mark) pdcweb.net`
> >
> > Mar 14 19:14:56 localhost sendmail[9451]: l2F0Eu1U009451: from=user,
> > size=79, class=0, nrcpts=1,
> > msgid=<200703150014.l2F0Eu1U009451 (at mark) localhost.localdomain>, 
> relay=user@localhost
> > Mar 14 19:14:56 localhost sendmail[9454]: STARTTLS=server,
> > relay=localhost [127.0.0.1], version=TLSv1/SSLv3, verify=NO,
> > cipher=DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA, bits=256/256
> > Mar 14 19:14:56 localhost sendmail[9451]: STARTTLS=client,
> > relay=[127.0.0.1], version=TLSv1/SSLv3, verify=FAIL,
> > cipher=DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA, bits=256/256
> > Mar 14 19:14:56 localhost sendmail[9454]: l2F0EupG009454:
> > from=<user (at mark) localhost.localdomain>, size=359, class=0, nrcpts=1,
> > msgid=<200703150014.l2F0Eu1U009451 (at mark) localhost.localdomain>,
> > proto=ESMTP, daemon=Daemon0, relay=localhost [127.0.0.1]
> > Mar 14 19:14:56 localhost sendmail[9451]: l2F0Eu1U009451:
> > to=brent (at mark) pdcweb.net, ctladdr=user (503/100), delay=00:00:00,
> > xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=relay, pri=30079, relay=[127.0.0.1]
> > [127.0.0.1], dsn=2.0.0, stat=Sent (l2F0EupG009454 Message accepted
> > for delivery)
> > Mar 14 19:14:57 localhost sendmail[9456]: l2F0EupG009454:
> > to=<brent (at mark) pdcweb.net>, ctladdr=<user (at mark) localhost.localdomain>
> >
> > (503/100), delay=00:00:01, xdelay=00:00:01, mailer=relay, pri=120359,
> >  relay=myisp.smtp.server. [000.000.000.000], dsn=5.6.0, stat=Data
> > format error
> > Mar 14 19:14:57 localhost sendmail[9456]: l2F0EupG009454:
> > l2F0EvpF009456: DSN: Data format error
> > Mar 14 19:14:57 localhost sendmail[9456]: l2F0EvpF009456:
> > to=<user (at mark) localhost.localdomain>, delay=00:00:00, xdelay=00:00:00,
> >  mailer=local, pri=31671, dsn=2.0.0, stat=Sent
> >
> > Obviously, I've changed a few things (usernames, domains, IPs, etc)
> > for security reasons.  Also, I do not have a registered domain for
> > access from outside my router, I use DynDns.org the few times when I
> > need to give access to someone outside.
> >
> > I'm pretty new at this, so I'm not sure where to go from here.
> >
> > Brent Epp
> > mailto:brent (at mark) pdcweb.net


Brent Epp
mailto:brent (at mark) pdcweb.net