Notification messages failing

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Jan 11 22:35:02 GMT 2005

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Jan  9 15:01:09 prsvr02 sendmail[9085]: STARTTLS=client,, version=TLSv1/SSLv3, verify=FAIL,
cipher=AES256-SHA, bits=256/256
Jan  9 15:01:10 prsvr02 sendmail[9085]: j09L15pB009066:
to=<drolland at>, delay=00:00:05, xdelay=00:00:02, mailer=esmtp,
pri=121110, [], dsn=5.0.0,
stat=Service unavailable
Jan  9 15:01:10 prsvr02 sendmail[9085]: j09L15pB009066: j09L18kD009085:
postmaster notify: Service unavailable

That's the important bit. For some reason your SMTP server is insisting
on TLS encryption, when the sendmail binary appears to be unable to do.
Someone else with more experience of TLS is needed here. Can you make
sendmail not insist on TLS when the connection is coming from localhost?

Julian Field
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