I am configuring an Exchange server that does not have an entry in our local
DNS yet, nor is reverse DNS lookup available outside our firewall. I try to
Exchange SMTP server.
I get a bounced mail saying the following (names changed to protect the
The original message was received at Thu, 5 Dec 1996 11:51:37 -0500
from pop1a.mail.xxxx.com [127.37.204.5]
----- The following addresses had delivery problems -----
----- Transcript of session follows -----
.. while talking to [127.37.124.76]:
Am I really making a malformed address? Or is Exchange's SMTP just rejecting
it because it doesn't recognize the [IP] format for an email address? Do I
have to add a new email address for every user now?
Simon McClenahan, an Australian in Iowa
and an "I found my wife on the Internet" guy.
PLEASURE / BUSINESS
Phone: +1 319 277 6058 / Phone: +1 319 375 1772
/ USA Toll-free: 800 728 7000 Extension: 1772