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Old 11-20-2004, 09:29 AM   #1
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postfix - Help


I can't recieve any external mail??? Postfix 2.1 I have tryed everything.

mandrake 10.0
postfix 2.1
fetchmail

I have MX record shows "10 my.host.mydomain"

I have dydns to my box, I can telnet to port 25 ok, I can send/recieve email internally.

Main.cf
inet_interfaces = all

?????????? please help
 
Old 11-20-2004, 02:26 PM   #2
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Welcome to LQ.

Have you confirmed that your ISP is not blocking incomming port 25?
 
Old 11-21-2004, 07:37 AM   #3
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I asked them and they tell me they don't block port 25. I tried sendmail also. I get the same problem.????

Thanks for any help you could give.

Last edited by mscomputers; 11-21-2004 at 07:41 AM.
 
Old 11-21-2004, 08:51 AM   #4
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Can you post the output from:
netstat -nlp
 
Old 11-21-2004, 10:19 AM   #5
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Quote:
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Welcome to LQ.

Have you confirmed that your ISP is not blocking incomming port 25?
I have been testing this ??? I not sure but maybe they are blocking incomming on port 25. Any suggestions on how to confirm this ???
Thanks,
 
Old 11-21-2004, 11:34 AM   #6
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1) Ask your ISP.
2) When you know that your smtp server is working ask a friend to try connecting to port 35 on your system.
 
  


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