ISP and SMTP Authentication

Jeff Allison jeff.allison at
Tue May 18 10:24:41 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-05-18 at 20:14, Alexander Dalloz wrote:
> Mostly not. Because home users seldom have a resolvable domain name with
> their home (DSL, modem or whatever) connection. So using the own MTA to
> deliver directly will cause many mails fail because most MX hosts reject
> mails coming from unresolvable hosts and/or from dial-up IP ranges.
> Using the ISP's SMTP server as smart host is a very common setup.
> Alexander

Well said, but any idea how to do it..


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