[Pkg-exim4-users] exim4 won't listen anyone from outside but telnet

Igor Bogomazov bygrex at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 09:08:06 UTC 2008

Andreas Metzler <ametzler at downhill.at.eu.org> wrote:
> Igor Bogomazov <bygrex at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello exim4 users/developers,
> > I have installed exim4 as 'internet'-server and learnt
> > to do several great things: to send emails anywhere
> > (and to any local user as well), to check and download
> > emails from server (using dovecot indeed), also I've
> > tuned up TLS and made exim4 to listen to the 465 port.
> > The only thing I want else is to be able to receive
> > emails from another servers. But they won't do with an
> > error: {
> > Google tried to deliver your message, but it was
> > rejected by the recipient domain.
> [...]
> > Though I've tried to "telnet 25" and compose a simple
> > letter by hands, and it has been done!
> Did you do this from a remote host?
> cu andreas

Of course, I connected from a remote host.

At least I've found a solution: I've registered a domain
name of a higher level, exclusively for mail operations.

Thanks anyway!

	Igor Bogomazov (Russia, St. Petersburg)

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