Mailing List Message #8030
From: Bill Cole <>
Subject: Re: Bounced Mail?
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2001 14:27:39 -0500
To: SIMS Discussions <>
At 1:19 PM -0600 3/28/01, Howard Shere  imposed structure on a stream of electrons, yielding:
We have had serveral people send us e-mail for bounces which look like this:

 I send this email to you earlier, and got the following error message:

 <>: host[] said: 550
     <>... Relaying denied

The IP of our SIMS machine is and resolves to

I don't get it.

SIMS doesn't trust DNS as the source of its true name(s). This is a good thing, unless you think I should be able to make that machine think that it is or something of the sort.

Make sure your domain name set in the general settings and/or router rules really tell SIMS that it is to consider mail as local.

Bill Cole
Director of Customer Operations, MAPS L.L.C. (work) (personal)
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