SMTPS disables SMTP ?

Rodolfo J. Paiz rpaiz at
Tue May 4 14:12:53 UTC 2004

At 07:40 5/4/2004, you wrote:
> contains this option:
>   dnl # The following causes sendmail to additionally listen to port 465, ...
>   dnl DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtps, Name=TLSMTA, M=s')dnl
>However, when I enable SMTPS, sendmail stops listening on SMTP port 25.

If you have *both* lines for SMTP and SMTPS, then you should be OK. Are you 
sure it's not listening? Can you "netstat -leanp" to check? Perhaps your 
mail client is just refusing to do unencrypted SMTP if it sees the 
encrypted option available?


Rodolfo J. Paiz
rpaiz at

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