[Smaug] Test 2

Anthony Ettinger anthony at chovy.com
Tue Jun 16 11:41:36 PDT 2009


got it!


On Tue, Jun 16, 2009 at 10:54 AM, Rick Moen<rick at linuxmafia.com> wrote:
> Quoting Peter Belew (peterbe at sonic.net):
>
>> Still testing - list up?
>
> Next time, you might want to start with ping instead of lobbing off
> multiple messages and getting no resulting diagnostic information -- and
> then creating something of a mess when and if a logjam clears.
>
> Anyway, are you not aware of how to send a test message using manual SMTP?
> (And, perhaps you weren't aware that SVLUG has a "test" mailing list as a
> target for such messages.)
>
> # First, make sure mail isn't handled elsewhere by checking MX record:
> $ dig -t mx lists.svlug.org +short
>
> # OK, so talk to the machine on TCP port 25, the SMTP port.
> $ telnet lists.svlug.org 25
> Trying 157.22.20.227...
> Connected to lists.svlug.org.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> 220 svlug.org ESMTP Exim 4.44 #1 Tue, 16 Jun 2009 09:39:11 -0700 - mm9
> HELO linuxmafia.com
> 250 svlug.org Hello airport.deirdre.org [198.144.195.188]
> MAIL FROM: <rick at linuxmafia.com>
> 250 OK
> RCPT TO: <test at lists.svlug.org>
> 250 Accepted
> MAIL^H^H
> 500 unrecognized command
> DATA
> 354 Enter message, ending with "." on a line by itself
> From: rick at linuxmafia.com
> To: test at lists.svlug.org
> Subject:  S^H^H^H  es  Test #1 of June 22222222222 the n... I need coffee
>
> Foo.
> .
> 250 OK id=1MGbjr-0000gk-HA
> 421 svlug.org: SMTP command timeout - closing connection
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> $
>
>
>
> (Resulting message was confirmed received by, among other things,
> passing through the Exim MTA and then Mailman, to end up here:
> http://lists.svlug.org/archives/test/2009-June/000068.html )
>
> The "test" mailing list:
> http://lists.svlug.org/lists/listinfo/test
>
>
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