AOL blocking MailScanner messages!

Daniel Bird dbird at SGHMS.AC.UK
Tue Dec 2 21:26:32 GMT 2003

Julian Field wrote:

> 250 OK
> R
> which appears to say it has accepted the message.

Indeed, if I do the same it appears to be accepted for me also. Like I
said earlier, this was all based on an assumption. To make things even
more weird, I checked back thru our logs and found **some** of AOL;'s
relays were accepting mail and some weren't.

I've changed the Cleaned header back to "Found to be clean" in
MailScanner.conf , and checked it. It works as expected. i.e mail gets

It's all very strange. I haven't had anything from AOL support as yet,
but I did give them my mail relay IP's earlier so maybe they've white
listed me?? :-)

I'll leave as is for now and see how we get on, but I'll let you know if
I find out any more info.


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