I think I fixed it [ URGENT: bouncing xent.com mail! ]

Joseph S. Barrera III joe@barrera.org
Mon, 21 May 2001 18:11:29 -0700


There's a RelayTo file that I added "xent.com" to.
I tested it before and after restarting sendmail
(kill -HUP) and it seems to have fixed the relay problem.

- Joe

Also sprach Kragen Sitaker:
> Mail addressed to anything@xent.com that gets handed to xent.ics.uci.edu
> is getting bounced:
> 
> <fork@xent.com>
>     (reason: 554 <fork@xent.com>: Recipient address rejected: Relay access denie
> d)
> 
>    ----- Transcript of session follows -----
> ... while talking to m.dnsix.com.:
> >>> RCPT To:<fork@xent.com>
> <<< 554 <fork@xent.com>: Recipient address rejected: Relay access denied
> 554 5.0.0 <fork@xent.com>... Service unavailable
> 
> 'twere a far, far better thing if the mail were just accepted, or if
> relaying were permitted for xent.com.  Is there anything we can do to
> make this happen?