Hi. I'm configuring a solaris 2.3 machine running NIS, and I'm having a
* problem with sendmail. It's not accepting mail from our mail server,
and it's having problems resolving aliases. Following is output from
a telnet to the mail port on the machine in question:
21 % telnet io 25
Trying 126.96.36.199 ...
Connected to io.
Escape character is '^]'.
220 io.fit.qut.edu.au Sendmail 5.0/SMI-SVR4 ready at Mon, 31 Jan 1994 16:25:39 --1000
451 root... can't access alias via name service "nis"
221 io.fit.qut.edu.au closing connection
Connection closed by foreign host.
Following is the script of an attempt to mail root at the machine:
Subject: testing again
Trying 188.8.131.52... connected.
220 io.fit.qut.edu.au Sendmail 5.0/SMI-SVR4 ready at Mon, 31 Jan 1994 15:54:39 --1000
250 io.fit.qut.edu.au Hello epicurus.fit.qut.edu.au, pleased to meet youQuote:>>> HELO epicurus.fit.qut.edu.au
Has anyone encountered this problem before? It's driving me nuts!
Thanks in advance,
Computer Systems Officer, "And all my instincts they return,
School of Information Systems The grand facade so soon will burn
Queensland University of Technology Without a noise, without my pride
Phone : +61 7 8641620 - Peter Gabriel