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Re: hotmail refusing connections?

On Mon, Oct 13, 2003 at 06:54:01PM +1000, Rob Weir wrote:
> Are you on a consumer Internet connection?  

No, I'm on an university  network.

> Hotmail has been blocking IP
> address that are on the DUL (dial-up list, but which now includes home
> DSL and cable and presumably ISDN addresses) for aaaages.  Your only
> options are to get your IP removed from this list (talk to your ISP) or
> relay through your ISP's mail server (or another one that is not
> listed).  Both options suck, but at least the relay option only takes
> adding one line to your postfix/main.cf (hint: relayhost).

Thanks, I'll contact the university network admins.

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