[clug-talk] Mail Problem

Jesse Kline jesse at kline.ca
Sun Mar 12 12:27:20 PST 2006


On Sun, 2006-03-12 at 02:39 -0700, Gustin Johnson wrote:
> Does your kline.ca MTA (ie sendmail) reside on a "residential" connection?

Yes

> Is there a copy of the message kept on the kline.ca server?

No

> You could be triggering some spam filtering appliance given the 
> weirdness of the mail headers (I use the term weirdness to refer to the 
> fact that 99+% of email does not do what your email does).  Is there a 
> reason to use Shaw's SMTP servers?  You should be able to connect 
> directly to the telus smtp server (smtp.telusplanet.net) if you are 
> forwarding mail to a telus mail box.  I believe that telus supports tls 
> so the connection can be secured.

It's possible, but getting flagged for spam is what I'm trying to
prevent. See my last e-mail for an explanation of the setup. The telus
smtp servers will not allow me to connect to them when I'm on the shaw
network. Also, the server forwards to multiple domains, not just telus.

Jesse




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