Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > Linux Forums > HOWTO-Related Questions

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 18th February 2010, 19:17
madmerlin madmerlin is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 21
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
 
Default Unable to relay from external clients

Hi, I'm using the guide: The Perfect Server - Ubuntu 9.04 [ISPConfig 3]
Everything works perfectly, except for email clients externally. Receiving email through IMAPS is great... but replying or creating new email does not work unless sending from the internal network where the server resides.

I can see the client connect to the server but then fails:
Feb 18 10:07:15 myserver postfix/smtpd[16120]: initializing the server-side TLS engine
Feb 18 10:07:15 myserver postfix/smtpd[16120]: connect from my.externallocation.com[x.x.x.x]
Feb 18 10:07:24 myserver postfix/smtpd[16120]: lost connection after UNKNOWN from [x.x.x.x]
Feb 18 10:07:24 myserver postfix/smtpd[16120]: disconnect fromconnect from my.externallocation.com[x.x.x.x]

The client being used is Thunderbird 3, with the following smtp settings:
port:465; use name and password enabled; use secure authentication enabled; Connection Security: SSL/TLS

If I use an smtp setting of no authentication and port 25, I of course get the "relay denied" error, which is what I should get.

I know this has been discussed numerous times, and I did do my best to read through any posts I found, but none of the solutions seemed to help me. Any help would be appreciated.

Last edited by madmerlin; 18th February 2010 at 19:48.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Relay access denied when using SMTP to external recipients Kamran Shah Installation/Configuration 111 14th May 2014 18:10
Forbidden 403; Samba access; config of maildeamon fawkes Installation/Configuration 4 14th January 2010 18:16
libWand.so.10 error Taxick Installation/Configuration 8 3rd May 2009 01:27
HotSaNIC domino Tips/Tricks/Mods 23 6th November 2006 05:19
Howto suggestion suse PhP ver 4 + Ver 5 wwparrish Suggest HOWTO 11 7th August 2006 13:29


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 01:52.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.