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Re: email



Alec Schramm wrote:
You have to stop and restart sendmail for that to work. sendmail only


did that


And you did remove the comma after the 127.0.0.1, right?


yes.


Make sure the line in /etc/sendmail.cf reads:
       O DaemonPortOptions=Port=smtp, Name=MTA


check

no problem restarting sendmail. Then


You can then test it by trying to "telnet your-real-IP-address 25"


This connects, but doesn't give a log in prompt. Whenever I hit return,
I get


550 5.0.0 Access denied

The program may be set to not announce itself. Try entering


helo localhost

and see if you get a response.
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