STMP Auth Failure
rcurts at robincurts.com
Fri Feb 4 17:44:18 UTC 2005
Paul Howarth wrote:
> rcurts at robincurts.com wrote:
>> I hope I am posting to the correct list.
>> I have been trying to set up SMTP and POP3 on a FC3 installation. I have
>> pop3 working fine and can download my email using outlook or
>> Sending email is a different story. I have read about 50 web pages about
>> setting up smtp authentication and they all say (generally) the same
>> thing, but don't help me out. I am getting relaying denied errors
>> when I
>> try to send any email from Outlook or Thunderbird.
>> I CAN send mail to <my_username>@<hostname_of_box>.com ... but if i send
>> to an outside domain I get the error.
>> The AUTH section of my sendmail.mc file:
>> define(`confAUTH_OPTIONS', `A p')dnl
>> TRUST_AUTH_MECH(`EXTERNAL DIGEST-MD5 CRAM-MD5 LOGIN PLAIN')dnl
>> define(`confAUTH_MECHANISMS', `EXTERNAL GSSAPI DIGEST-MD5 CRAM-MD5 LOGIN
>> When I get a mail failure i get this from /var/log/maillog:
>> Feb 4 11:59:34 localhost pop3-login: Login: rcurts [::ffff:22.214.171.124]
>> Feb 4 11:59:36 localhost sendmail: j14GxW9N007892:
>> from=<rcurts at intrastudios.com>, size=0, class=0, nrcpts=0, proto=ESMTP,
>> daemon=MTA, relay=[126.96.36.199]
>> I put up my sendmail.mc at
>> http://www.intrastudios.com/docs/sendmail.mc.txt in case someone had a
>> thought of something that might be wrong in that file.
>> I hope someone has a suggestion. :)
> What do you have in /usr/lib/sasl2/Sendmail.conf ?
> I have:
> pwcheck_method: auxprop
> mech_list: CRAM-MD5 DIGEST-MD5
> and I set up SMTP AUTH accounts using:
> # saslpasswd2 -a Sendmail -c -u <server-hostname> <username>
I made my Sendmail.conf look like that, but to no avail. When I attempt
to log in I am still getting the relay denied error:
( from /var/log/maillog: )
Feb 4 12:41:59 localhost sendmail: j14Hf6sq008286:
ruleset=check_rcpt, arg1=rcurts at robincurts.com,
reject=550 5.7.1 rcurts at robincurts.com... Relaying denied. Proper
Feb 4 12:42:08 localhost sendmail: j14Hf6sq008286:
from=rcurts at intrastudios.com, size=0, class=0, nrcpts=0, proto=SMTP,
daemon=MTA, relay=wbar15.tmp1-4-8-050-019.tmp1.dsl-verizon.net [188.8.131.52]
My email client is requesting a "smtp authentication" too.
* Robin Curts
* rcurts at robincurts.com
* (813) 786-8634
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