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Old 06-02-2008, 11:59 AM   #1
rubanek
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Spoofing MX records without querying DNS


So, I'm trying to test if my mail setting are correct and want to send a test email without actually updating DNS.

Is there a way to spoof the mx record for a domain without querying a DNS server?

Any ideas?
 
Old 06-02-2008, 01:56 PM   #2
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Maybe comment out the nameserver entries in /etc/resolv.conf and place the IP addresses your trying to test in /etc/hosts.
 
  


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