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Re: Exim4 + port forwarding

On Wed, Sep 07, 2005 at 09:28:49PM +0200, Laurent CARON wrote:
> Kumar Appaiah a écrit :
> >The problem is that all my requests to the smarthost's port 25 are
> >blocked. So, I try to ssh to another computer, forward the port 25 of
> >that SMTP server to port 10025 on my computer, and tell exim to use
> >localhost and port 10025 as the smart host; but exim refuses to
> >relay the mail through localhost, though it is actually a forwarded
> >port.
> why not relaying directly to port 10025 of your other server?

Because there is no SMTP server running there! The server runs SMTP on
port 25, which is blocked, and I have a connection to that port 25
through my machine's 10025 port.


Kumar Appaiah,
462, Jamuna Hostel,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras,
Chennai - 600 036

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