E-mail address question: ip address in place of host name?

E-mail address question: ip address in place of host name?

Post by Matt Walkingt » Wed, 26 Jul 1995 04:00:00



Can SMTP e-mail use ip adresses in place of host names?


does not seem to work for me.

What's the correct syntax?

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NIWA
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd.
Taihoro Nukurangi

P.O. Box 14-901, Kilbirnie
310 Evans Bay Parade, Greta Point                
Wellington, New Zealand

Phone: +64-4-386-0300
Fax:   +64-4-386-2153
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E-mail address question: ip address in place of host name?

Post by Paul Overel » Thu, 27 Jul 1995 04:00:00




>Can SMTP e-mail use ip adresses in place of host names?


>does not seem to work for me.

>What's the correct syntax?


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Paul
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Paul Overell, T U R N P I K E  Ltd                   tel: +44 1306 747747
Dorking Business Park, DORKING, Surrey, UK. RH4 1HN  fax: +44 1306 747749

 
 
 

E-mail address question: ip address in place of host name?

Post by Kari E. Hurt » Sat, 29 Jul 1995 04:00:00


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?Can SMTP e-mail use ip adresses in place of host names?


?does not seem to work for me.

?What's the correct syntax?


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