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Re: [SLE] SMTP authentication
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin.listas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 2 May 2006 02:15:45 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0605020213160.24182@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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The Sunday 2006-04-30 at 19:30 +0200, Sandy Drobic wrote:

> > I have saved that email ;-)
>
> You're welcome. If it saves you the pain having to type it all again when you
> need it to explain it to someone else you are welcome to recycle it. (^-^)

X-)

> > Notice that if we had several users with accounts at that site, we
> > would have problems... it is a server side configuration, not a
> > users' configuration.
>
> If you are using the snapshot version of Postfix (version 2.3) then you can
> use sender-dependent password authentication.
>
> http://www.postfix.org/postconf.5.html#sender_dependent_relayhost_maps

Ahhhh! I want it! ;-)

I'll have to check SuSE 10.1





> Port 587 is the submission port. It is mainly used for mail clients that need
> to authenticate before they can send mails. That port is normally configured
> to support TLS, use authentication and reject all clients that have not
> authenticated.
> Sometimes it is the only way to use a mailserver different from the ISP
> mailserver when the ISP has blocked port 25 to suppress zombie spams to force
> clients to use the ISP mailserver.

Aha! Interesting.

- --
Cheers,
Carlos Robinson

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