[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Mutt help, please



On Thu, Oct 10, 2002 at 11:13:55PM +0000, p wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 10, 2002 at 03:46:53PM -0700, Lonnie Sutton wrote:
> > Although I have RTFM and looked at example .muttrc's, I am obviously 
> > missing something since I can't get Mutt to send mail outside my 
> > system. I am using woody, and as you can see from this mailing, I can 
> > send mail from Balsa, no problem.
> > 
> > When I fetchmail, if comes in OK, and of course I can read it in Mutt. 
> > I can send a mail to myself locally, and the from header looks OK, and 
> > of course it is immediately there for Mutt to read.
> > 
> > When I try to send a mail through my ISP, the mail seems to go 
> > somewhere, but never shows up when I fetch the e-mail from my ISP. Also,
> > when I look in the mailq it is empty, and when I check 
> > /var/spool/exim/input it is empty as well.
> > 
> > So it would seem that Mutt is putting something in a header that causes 
> > my sent mail to get rejected by my ISP, and it gets thrown
> > away.
> > 
> > Any suggestions, hints, or pointers to more reading would be 
> > appreciated.
> > 
> > TIA
> > 
> 
> //
> 
> what mta (mail tranfer agent) are you using? 
> 
> // 

I see he mentions exim in there somewhere, so I would suggest looking
at /var/log/exim/mainlog and /var/log/exim/rejectlog.

dwm



Reply to: