[Mailman-Users] Low level smtp error

Paul Tomblin ptomblin at xcski.com
Tue Jan 16 19:32:32 CET 2007

Quoting Larry Stone (lstone19 at stonejongleux.com):
> On Tue, 16 Jan 2007, Patrick Franz wrote:
> > A netstat -lnp gives:
> >
> > tcp        0      0*
> > LISTEN     21340/exim4
> >
> > with being the server's IP.
> I'm no expert but I think just because it's listening to on
> port 25 does not mean it's listening to localhost ( on port 25.

Yes, that's exactly what it means.  On a mail server configured to accept
mail from local senders, that would be  That's why I suggested
he connnect on the port instead.

Paul Tomblin <ptomblin at xcski.com> http://blog.xcski.com/
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