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Old 11-27-2004, 01:32 PM   #1
frappman
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Incoming mail not recieved in Exim on Debian


I have a relatively old Apple Powermac running Debian PPC (stable) as a server. I recently have been trying to get Exim to work as my mail server, but have been having some difficulty. I am using the SquirrelMail webmail project as a client, running on Apache. I am able to send email from this account to my other cable ISP email account, but when sending email to the exim-served account, the mail is not recieved. I'm relatively new to Linux. I've looked through the config file, but haven't been able to figure it out.

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Old 11-27-2004, 02:27 PM   #2
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Does your DNS MX entry resolv to the correct A record for your machine:
dig yourdomain MX

Is the service listening on port 25:
netstat -nlp

Do you have any firewall rule blocking port 25:
iptables -nL
 
  


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