[Mailman-Users] Low level smtp error
djk at tobit.co.uk
Tue Jan 16 19:25:09 CET 2007
Paul Tomblin wrote:
> Quoting Patrick Franz (patrick at malkin.de):
>> Am Dienstag, 16. Januar 2007 18:38 schrieb Paul Tomblin:
>>>> Yes, Exim is running for a year or so and it is working so far.
>>>> fb04184:~# telnet localhost 25
>>>> Trying 127.0.0.1...
>>>> telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused
>>> If it's not listening on port 25 on localhost, then it's not "working
>>> so far". You need to figure out where it is listening.
>> The server is used to just forward/redirect mails as those addresses are
>> defined in /etc/aliases.
>> A netstat -lnp gives:
>> tcp 0 0 220.127.116.11:25 0.0.0.0:*
>> LISTEN 21340/exim4
>> with 18.104.22.168 being the server's IP.
> Then you need to set SMTPHOST to '22.214.171.124' instead of 'localhost', so
> that you're not connecting as localhost.
or comment out the 'local_interfaces = 126.96.36.199' line in exim.conf
and restart exim.
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