[svlug] mail relaying, jitterbug and me

josh joshw at speakeasy.net
Tue Aug 6 14:36:53 PDT 2002

Tuesday, August 06, 2002, 11:05:40 AM, you wrote:

ATP> On Tue, Aug 06, 2002 at 10:23:01AM -0700, josh wrote:
>> <code>
>>   Recipient address: me at joshwalker.org
>>   Reason: Remote SMTP server has rejected address
>>   Diagnostic code: smtp;550 5.7.1 <me at joshwalker.org>... Relaying denied
>>   Remote system: dns;mail.joshwalker.org
>> (TCP||59493|[my ip]|25)
>> (dslxxx-xxx-xxx.sfo2.dsl.speakeasy.net ESMTP Sendmail 8.11.4/8.11.4; Tue, 6 Au
>> 2002 10:11:14 -0700)
>> </code>

ATP>         Looks like you need to add joshwalker.org to your sendmail.cw file
ATP> (or it's equivalent -- local-host-names on my debian install). Try looking
ATP> in /etc/mail for a file that contains the string localhost.

Hrm.  Well, that didn't work.  I've been looking at a tutorial site
at: http://www.rocketry.org/~tim/geek_stuff/sendmail.php but I'm
missing a lot of .m4 files, whatever those are.  I can't really
believe that I need to go through all this effort just to allow mail

- josh

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