[ALUG] Managing cron and similar E-Mails from headless systems

Laurie Brown laurie at brownowl.com
Fri Feb 17 14:13:11 GMT 2017


On 17/02/17 13:32, Chris Green wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 01:23:49PM +0000, Laurie Brown wrote:
>> On 17/02/17 11:58, Chris Green wrote:
>>> On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 11:10:33AM +0000, Laurie Brown wrote:
>>
[SNIP]

> Well when I did similar, e.g. I did the equivalent of:-
> 
>     rewriteDomain=###.convergent-ict.com
>     hostname=###.convergent-ict.com
> 
> The E-Mail was rejected by the TSO smarthost saying that
> ###.convergent-ict.com isn't a valid domain.

As Mark pointed out, you need to be able to reverse lookup that domain
name and receive an IP address back. I manage my own DNS on my own
servers, so no issue for me.

Cheers, Laurie.
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