cswiger at mac.com
Tue Mar 15 16:14:47 PST 2005
On Mar 15, 2005, at 7:03 PM, Gary Kline wrote:
> I must have bumped into this before, but it still stumps me.
> What would my sendmail on sage/ns1.thought.org get a
> "Connection refused" from my major server, tao.thought.org?
> Mail is queued in ns1.
DNS for that address is broken, so sendmail on the other machine is
unable to get a valid a record to make a connection, so you get
5-pi% dig tao.thought.org.
; <<>> DiG 9.3.0 <<>> tao.thought.org.
;; global options: printcmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 21895
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 0, AUTHORITY: 1, ADDITIONAL: 0
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;tao.thought.org. IN A
;; AUTHORITY SECTION:
thought.org. 600 IN SOA ns1.thought.org.
hostmaster.thought.org. 2005021201 3600 300 2419200 3600
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