Telnet to port 25 fails
matt at coders.co.uk
Thu Mar 2 15:26:24 GMT 2006
Billy A. Pumphrey wrote:
> - Tried the command telnet IPADDRESS 25 and it is not running as the dos
> box just does not show it.
I am guessing that you are running sendmail......
>From the box itself try "telnet 127.0.0.1 25"
I am guessing this is going to work.
By default sendmail now ships NOT listening to external connections.
You will need to modify your sendmail configuration (edit the
/etc/mail/sendmail.mc and then run make in the /etc/mail directory)
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