[Mailman-Users] Re: sendmail local relay configuration
Clark C. Evans
clark.evans at manhattanproject.com
Sat Nov 20 20:19:44 CET 1999
Hmm. I was just thinking.... stupid me. I'm just
relaying my mail to mail.myisp.net anyway...
SMTPHOST = 'mail.myisp.net'
to mm_cfg.py did the trick. However, for future
reference, it would be good to know how to allow
local relay with sendmail...
On Sat, 20 Nov 1999, Clark C. Evans wrote:
> Date: Sat, 20 Nov 1999 14:14:07 -0500 (EST)
> From: Clark C. Evans <clark.evans at manhattanproject.com>
> To: mailman-users at python.org
> Subject: sendmail local relay configuration
> Hello all. I'm getting "TrySMTPDelivery: Mabye your MTA daemon
> needs restarting?" in the smtp-failures file.
> Last month, D'Arcy wrote:
> | You aren't blocking yourself from relaying, are you? Sometimes people
> | forget to allow their own IP to access the SMTP port. This can go
> | unnoticed if your local mail programs call sendmail directly but
> | connects to the SMTP port.
> So, I figure this is the problem. However, I dug for a while (hour?)
> and I can't figure out how to configure sendmail to accept local
> mail on port 25.... I'm running RH 6.1 , so I guess they have
> a new configuration default since it did work before without
> any problems.
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