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Re: postfix problem



On Tue, Aug 22, 2000 at 01:39:43PM -0500, patrick john mahoney wrote:
> I am having problems connecting to my college's smtp server
> (students.uiuc.edu) with postfix.  The smtp server says "not an open
> relay".  I can, however, use spruce (gtk+ email client) to connect to the
> smtp server.
> 
> In the mail headers, the postfix mail has this line:
> 
> Received: from carrera.localdomain (postfix@pbd1309.urh.uiuc.edu
> [130.126.169.142])
>         by relay1.cso.uiuc.edu (8.10.1/8.10.1) with ESMTP id e7LD6eb11661
>         for <pmahoney@uiuc.edu>; Mon, 21 Aug 2000 08:06:41 -0500 (CDT)
> 

Try setting the masquerade_domain variable in Postfix.  
Docs are availble at http://www.postfix.org

> 
> The same line in the spruce mail looks like this:
> 
> Received: from carrera (pbd1309.urh.uiuc.edu [130.126.169.142])
>         by ux8.cso.uiuc.edu (8.10.1/8.10.1) with SMTP id e7LDHck16446
>         for pat7@gmx.net; Mon, 21 Aug 2000 08:17:39 -0500 (CDT)
> 
> 
> The postfix uses postfix@pbd1309.urh.uiuc.edu while the spruce does not.
> Is this the problem?  How do I fix it, or what is the real problem?  
> 
> I use dhcp and don't have a static IP nor can I get a domain name.
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> --
> Pat Mahoney	<pat7@gmx.net>
> 
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