Mail problems with

Ben Smithurst ben at
Tue May 30 22:06:28 BST 2000

Mark Ovens wrote:

> On Tue, May 30, 2000 at 08:01:56PM +0100, Scott Mitchell wrote:
>> OTOH, they don't hijack outgoing SMTP connections, so I could quite happily 
>> deliver the mail directly to
> I am waiting for my CD to arrive from NTL. Could you explain that last
> sentence? You mean that you can send mail without using NTLs mail
> servers?

Yes, you just run your own machine as a smarthost effectively, and
let your MTA behave as it should.  Don't try this with a dynamic IP
though as many sites will refuse SMTP connections from IPs in dynamic IP

Ben Smithurst / ben at / PGP: 0x99392F7D

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