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Re: [suse-security] sendmail
To test if your DNS setup is corect. Do the following

dig mx

if it comes up with your IP , than your DNS is working and you can move on
to fixing Sendmail.
Good Luck
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ger Lautenbach" <g.lautenbach@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <suse-security@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, December 26, 2001 12:51 AM
Subject: [suse-security] sendmail

> Hello
> first of all i would like to wish all of you a merry christmas!!!!
> second, i have a problem with my mailserver.
> My server is a webserver/mail- and nameserver. ( all in one)
> Everything is working but, here it comes, i cannot recieve e-mail.
> I have registrered a domain and filed MX records, made zone files at my
> own nameserver with MX and a CNAME to my mailserver.
> when i use nmap all the necesary ports are open. even with Suse firwall 2
> started at boot i can't receive mail. How come?
> Any ideas are more than welcome.
> bye
> Ger

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