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Old 12-16-2014, 08:25 AM   #1
charlemagne-is-my-son
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ssmtp says cannot open mailhub:25, but I have 465 set as port...


I opened a yahoo account to try out ssmtp, and I used the normal (not Plus) settings here.

Despite this being my input into /etc/ssmtp/ssmtp.conf, however, an error message always comes saying ssmtp: cannot open mailhub:25

Code:
root=mattslunt@yahoo.com
mailhub=smtp.mail.yahoo.com:465
AuthUser=mattslunt.com
AuthPass=*******
UseSTARTTLS=yes
UseTLS=yes
FromLineOverride=yes
 
Old 12-20-2014, 05:32 PM   #2
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Is your user a member of the mail group, and if so, did you log out and back in again after adding the user account to that group?
 
  


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