[nycbug-talk] Comcast/Optimum Online, Postfix,and OpenBSD (WAS (No Subject))
Wed Mar 23 15:24:04 EST 2005
From: "Jay Savage" <daggerquill at gmail.com>
> er, sorry about the blank subject...
> I'm wondering if anyone else out there is using optimum online in the
> tri-state area? I recently switched from Earthlink DSL, and I'm
> having a devil of a time getting my OpenBSD 3.6 box to relay mail.
> I'm having a hard time pinpointing the problem here. Sometimes the
> error is a timeout while sending DATA, other times it's "Refused to
> talk to me: 421 Connection not accepted at this time".
> Stranger still, I have aliases set up so roots mail goes to an
> external address as well as a local box, and sometimes, but not
> always, some of the delivery failure messages find their way to the
> external address.
> I've tried with and without transport_maps, smtp_sasl_auth_enable,
> differnt values for relay_transport, everything I can think of. I've
> included the current settings if anyone wants to take a look.
> Jay Savage
Here's how I do it for sendmail. Maybe may be you could figure
out what's different about Postfix from it.
$ cvs diff -u gnu/usr.sbin/sendmail/cf/cf/openbsd-localhost.mc
RCS file: /cvs/src/gnu/usr.sbin/sendmail/cf/cf/openbsd-localhost.mc,v
retrieving revision 1.4
diff -u -r1.4 openbsd-localhost.mc
--- gnu/usr.sbin/sendmail/cf/cf/openbsd-localhost.mc 10 Dec 2001 20:57:11 -0000 1.4
+++ gnu/usr.sbin/sendmail/cf/cf/openbsd-localhost.mc 23 Mar 2005 20:19:38 -0000
@@ -23,6 +23,9 @@
DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Family=inet, address=127.0.0.1, Name=MTA')dnl
@@ -35,3 +38,5 @@
dnl Some broken nameservers will return SERVFAIL (a temporary failure)
dnl on T_AAAA (IPv6) lookups.
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