complete rookie sendmail question
rosewoodblues at mac.com
Tue Mar 1 03:29:08 GMT 2005
thanks for all the help folks! it was a learning experience as always
and the last link was a routing problem with the ISP. all is well now
and mail is flowing smoothly.....
On Feb 28, 2005, at 7:42 PM, Warren Block wrote:
> On Mon, 28 Feb 2005, Ken Hawkins wrote:
>> define(`SMART_HOST', `bhost1.broadjam.net')
>> I am still timing out which leads me to believe it is a true issue of
>> timing between the servers and NOT improper configuration on the box.
>> If i understand everything now by uncommenting the SMART_HOST define
>> and giving it our true mail server this should relay all mail
>> generated and coming from and coming into the server to the actual
>> mail server yes?
> No, all it does is tell your server to send outgoing mail through the
> smarthost. Where to send incoming mail is decided by the sending
>> I also now only have sendmail_enabl="YES" in rc.conf
> I think your ISP is the next place to ask. They may have some sort of
> authentication required to smarthost through them.
> -Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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