Mailing List Message #6547
From: Peter Jones @ Jonesfam <>
Subject: Re: Anti-Spam Problems
Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2000 22:07:37 -0400
To: (SIMS Discussions) <>
As my granddaughter would say, "Grandpa, DUHHHHH..."

I probably would have figured this out in a month or so. ;-(


on 7/18/2000 1:35 PM, Webmaster at wrote:

> On 07/17/00, Peter Jones wrote:
>> Tod: Thanks for the input. Based on your note, I added my _external_ IP
>> address to the "Client Hosts" window and now mail flows normally. That is,
>> the "relayable" client hosts are
>> (The second line wasn't there before, and it's my "external" world [public]
>> IP address.)
>> I'm not sure why it works, but it does, and I'm not complaining!
> You said that you've got 'Verify Return Paths' turned on. If the 'Return
> path:' of messages sent from your 'problem' workstation looks something like
> '', then SIMS is going to look up,
> which resolves to your public IP, Unless I just haven't had
> enough coffee yet this morning, that would be the reason that address needs to
> be in your clients list.
> Christopher Bort |

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