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Old 08-23-2002, 07:38 PM   #1
philg
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Cannnot send external email...


Hello Everyone,

I am having a major problem with a new server i just installed. The server is a RH 7.2 and i am trying to configure it for virtual hosting.

The problem is that i cannot send any emails to any external addresses. here is the error

'philg_124@hotmail.com' on 24/08/2002 12:31
550 5.7.1 <philg_124@hotmail.com>... Relaying denied. IP name lookup failed [210.54.136.34]

Does anyone have any idea?
 
Old 08-23-2002, 09:25 PM   #2
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Go into sendmail allow relays file and put * there
 
Old 08-23-2002, 09:45 PM   #3
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Ok i have edited the /etc/mail/access file and added the following like:

* RELAY

I ran the following commands after:

/usr/bin/makemap hash /etc/mail/access < /etc/mail/access
/usr/bin/newaliases
/etc/rc.d/init.d/sendmail restart

this did not fix the problem :-) Could this posiblly have anything to do with dns?
 
  


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