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polikarp 23rd March 2007 17:16

Centos 4.4 ISPconfig I cant recive emails from out.
 
Hi;

I searc the forum but I can not find any answer or beter solutions for my problem.

I installed Centos 4.4 with ISPconfig all services are working good.

I have dinamic IP adress and I am using dyndns.org free domains.

my domain like "myname.ath.cx"

Server user can send and recive emails each others there is no problem. Like
user1@myname.at.cx can send and recive email from user2@myname.ath.cx
Even both are can send email to other emails like hotmail or yahoo.

My problem is;
I can not recieve emails from other mail providers like yahoo etc.
Mail log file have no any warning messages.

What can I do?

Thank you for your help.

edge 23rd March 2007 17:24

Sounds like a MX DNS problem.

Test your domain at www.dnsreport.com , and report back any errors / fails.
(enter your domain in the DNS report box)

polikarp 23rd March 2007 17:31

Edge thank you for quick reply;
I chcked and I that gat this message;
ERROR: The parent servers say that the domain myname.ath.cx does not have any NS records (although they may have some other information on that zone). I can not do a DNS report on a hostname (such as mail.example.com) or a domain name that does not have its own zone.]

How can I fix this or do you know can I do thhat with kind of free domain?
Thanks again.

edge 23rd March 2007 18:00

No MX, no mail.. The MX record of a DNS is telling other servers where the mail should go to..

You will need to creat a MX record in (your?) DNS server that is pointing to your mailserver.

If you run your own DNS server, all you will need to do is within ISPconfig go to DNS manager > the-domain > Records, and click on New under MX.
Enter in Host: @ and in Mailserver the 1st domain of your server**

** The one you set in Management > Server > Settings (the Domain)

Aftert this do the dnsreport test again, and see if it's any better.

polikarp 23rd March 2007 18:18

Thanks again;
I tryed all what you say but still I am taking same messages.

I reboot to computer. But nothing changed.

edge 23rd March 2007 18:39

If you are using dyndns.org, than you are not using your own dns!
You will need to set the MX record at dyndns.org I think

polikarp 23rd March 2007 18:46

ok thank you I will ask this them.

polikarp 24th March 2007 10:36

Hi Again;
I talked with dyndns.org and they support mx recort free I seted neccessery install. Now I am accesing web site which before you gave me DNS report giving still problem but beside of that mail test giving exact report means that working.

Do I have wait for dns record for some times like 12, 24, 48 hours or it must be effect immediet? Because still I can't receive email from out.

Thanks again.

till 24th March 2007 10:40

Please ask your provider if they block port 25 on your dsl or cable line where you host your server on.

polikarp 24th March 2007 10:52

Till thank you for answer;
All neccesery ports are open and working. Include 110 and 25. And firewalls are turned off


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