Sendmail and MX records

Edmund Craske edmund at
Wed Jan 21 15:09:18 GMT 2004

> Is there something I can change, the TTL is the same for each 
> of the MX mail servers on so there shouldn't 
> be any time out issues. I did notice that I can ping the 
> second mx server and not the first 
> Would ICMP traffic matter to 
> sendmail ? Not to my knowledge to now anyways ..

When you say TTL, are you talking about the value on the end of
your MX records? That's like a priority and the primary should
be set to a lower value than the secondary one.


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