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Re: emails wont send out-

On Thu, Jul 20, 2000 at 11:58:12AM -0500, Tom Warfield wrote:

> We have clients using Outlook (yes i know what losers) and were running
> sendmail on debian.  Okay so this is the problem, when they send a email in
> Outlook to a email address (for example 1231234567@mobile.att.net) Outlook
> wont let them send it out.  Its not the message or anything like that
> because if i change the address to something else the message goes, so its
> specificaly the address.  Outlook connects to the server then it just sits
> there.  Im thinking Sendmail doesnt like it for some reason and i cant
> figure out why...anyone have any ideas.

What do the MTA logs (probably in /var/spool/mail.log unless you use
exim in which case /var/log/exim/mainlog) say?  What particular e-mail
addresses give problems (you say changing the address helps)?  Are you
on-line or off-line when you send mail?

Mark Brown  mailto:broonie@tardis.ed.ac.uk   (Trying to avoid grumpiness)
EUFS        http://www.eusa.ed.ac.uk/societies/filmsoc/

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