STMP Auth Failure
paul at city-fan.org
Fri Feb 4 17:50:01 UTC 2005
Robin Curts wrote:
> 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:188.8.131.52]
>>> Feb 4 11:59:36 localhost sendmail: j14GxW9N007892:
>>> from=<rcurts at intrastudios.com>, size=0, class=0, nrcpts=0, proto=ESMTP,
>>> daemon=MTA, relay=[184.108.40.206]
>>> 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,
> relay=wbar15.tmp1-4-8-050-019.tmp1.dsl-verizon.net [220.127.116.11],
> reject=550 5.7.1 rcurts at robincurts.com... Relaying denied. Proper
> authentication required.
> 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 [18.104.22.168]
> My email client is requesting a "smtp authentication" too.
But did you actually set up any username/password pair using saslpasswd2?
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