[svlug] Outbound email and MAPS and RBL and AOL and ugh!

Vince Hoang svlug at ml.altern8.net
Fri Dec 17 23:04:37 PST 2004


On Fri, Dec 17, 2004 at 09:57:16PM -0800, William R Ward wrote:
> That's what I do, but I still have problems with some sites.
> My outgoing mail still has my Comcast IP address in one of the
> Received headers, even though it is routed through the colo
> box.

It is not a good idea to reject mail based on something so easily
spoofed. There should be another reason your mail is rejected.

Conventional blacklists reject on the connecting IP address and
not something in the data portion of the SMTP session.

-Vince




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