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

Don Marti dmarti at zgp.org
Sat Dec 18 06:20:33 PST 2004


begin  Walt Reed quotation of Fri, Dec 17, 2004 at 04:13:31PM -0500:

> Sending an
> email through some big ISP is tossing it to the winds and hoping it gets
> there which is very different than being able to see in your logs that
> it at least got to their corporate mail gateway. 

If you have a shell account on a non-blacklisted
system, you can tunnel your SMTP connections out
with SSH.

Nice instructions here:
http://www.miek.nl/linux/postfix.html

(but you will want to make a tunnel-only key if you
tunnel without a passphrase like this)

-- 
Don Marti
http://zgp.org/~dmarti/
dmarti at zgp.org




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