Port 25 blocked by ISP

Discussion in 'General' started by skoena, Feb 18, 2013.

  1. skoena

    skoena Member

    My ISP blocks port 25.
    What's the best way to get around this?
     
  2. edge

    edge Active Member Moderator HowtoForge Supporter

  3. skoena

    skoena Member

    Tnx,
    So the only thing I have to do is

    Uncomment?
    and restart Postfix?

    How should I test it?
     
  4. edge

    edge Active Member Moderator HowtoForge Supporter

    if you are not using a firewall than that is all you will need to do on the server.

    Make sure that you setup the client to use the SMTP port 587 instead of port 25
     
  5. skoena

    skoena Member

  6. skoena

    skoena Member

    It looks like mail is sent but it's not arrived in the mailbox?
     
  7. skoena

    skoena Member

    Are there any things I can check, config or test?
     
  8. skoena

    skoena Member

    Changed Squirrelmail
    to use smtp port 587 but still messages don't arrive to destination.
     
  9. falko

    falko Super Moderator Howtoforge Staff Moderator HowtoForge Supporter ISPConfig Developer

    Did you configure an email account in ISPConfig?

    What's in /etc/postfix/master.cf? What's the output of
    Code:
    netstat -tap
    ?
     
  10. skoena

    skoena Member

    I'm trying to use smtp2go and critsend as relay smtp service.

    The servers queue is very full and a lot of mail get's send. But the biggest problem that a lot of mails get bounced (and the services disable my account)

    What can I do about this?
     
  11. Quijote Shin

    Quijote Shin New Member

    do this
    i guess its a smtp /smtpd problema. you may relay only inside? try first send a local mail.


    in case you use postfix, can you post the config from
    /etc/postfix/main.cnf ?

    1 ## Try send a mail via command line.. this will show up error messages if any

    sh# telnet <yourlocaldomain> <port>
    EHLO <yourlocaldomain>
    mail from: user@<yourlocaldomain>
    rcpto to: <destinationmail>
    data
    Subject: test1

    tata desting

    .

    quit


    2 #### post some log files
    tail -f /var/log/mail.err
     
  12. skoena

    skoena Member

    I can send mail from command line, all mails arrive. My port 25 isn't blocked anymore but the issue with sending mail still is there.

    When I send mail to rudolf@zgratis.nl I have a forward in ispconfig it should forward it to my gmail rudolf@skoena.com

    It looks like it has been send but doesn't arrive in my mail box. When I send mail to rudolf@zgratis.nl from command line it arrives in my mail box.

    No error when I send mail to rudolf@zgratis.nl in /var/log/mail.err
     
  13. skoena

    skoena Member

    My main.cf

     

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