--- Saju A P <mail2saju at gmail.com> wrote:
> I installed sendmail and dovecot on my Fedora core 5
> machine. I am
> using this is my local mail server. It was worked
> properly but last
> two days it's shows this error message while sending
> mail. "Relaying
> denied. IP name lookup failed [192.168.134.16] Port
> 25 Secure (SSL)"
> so I put the IP of windows machine into
> /etc/mail/access file now it's
> sending but I can't receive the mails through
> outlook and it's not
> showing any error message while receiving. Please
SMTP is for sending alone. Receiving is done thro'
POP3 protocol or rarely IMAP. It could be port no. 110
or 143 respectively. IMAP is not so popular, so in
most cases it is gonna be POP3.
Try from windoze cmd prompt
C:> telnet 192.168.134.16 110
If it connects and displays a hello message, it is
You can also run an interactive POP3 session like this
and see if it works as it is a text based protocol. I
am attaching an example transcript.
Connected to 192.168.1.2.
Escape character is '^]'.
+OK <1154672493.2873097136 at xmailserver.test> [XMail
1.21 POP3 Server] service ready; Fri, 4 Aug 2006
+OK Password required for girish at xmailserver.test
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