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Old 07-09-2003, 05:58 PM   #1
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strange thing


when i do an "/etc/init.d/iptables restart" i get a mail from sendmail :
################### LogWatch 4.3.1 (01/13/03) ####################
Processing Initiated: Fri Apr 11 04:02:03 2003
Date Range Processed: yesterday
Detail Level of Output: 0
Logfiles for Host: core.stnet.ro
################################################################

--------------------- sendmail Begin ------------------------

Relaying denied:
From [211.194.117.173] to china9988@21cn.com: 1 Times(s)
From [218.70.153.112] to ameill@cta.cq.cn: 1 Times(s)

---------------------- sendmail End -------------------------


###################### LogWatch End #########################

what is hapening?
 
Old 07-10-2003, 06:57 AM   #2
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what is hapening?
Which of the events are you referring to?
 
Old 07-11-2003, 01:20 AM   #3
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the sendmail thing...
 
Old 07-11-2003, 09:36 AM   #4
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Sendmail just informs you it won't allow relaying from those addresses, which is a Good Thing. If unsure about relaying review your Sendmail's configuration.
 
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thank's
 
  


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