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From "Steve Short" <ssh...@postx.com>
Subject RE: Please Help!
Date Thu, 09 Oct 2003 17:22:03 GMT
Have you configured the DNS entries in the config.xml file correctly?

Steve

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Phillip Hudson [mailto:Phillip@prhudson.fsnet.co.uk] 
> Sent: Thursday, October 09, 2003 8:08 AM
> To: James Developers List
> Subject: Please Help!
> 
> 
> Hello,
>  
> I am having loads of trouble with James. In particular with 
> sending e-mail to addresses outside of my own domain. 
>  
> Can you help please, I don't know which way to start.
>  
> The problem in particular is that when I send an e-mail, the 
> mailet.log file has messages of the kind:
>  
>             javax.mail.MessagingException: Could not connect 
> to SMTP host:
>  
> (among other things)
>  
> I get this with every mail I try to send. After 5 retries 
> James will send a mail to postmaster:
>  
>  
>  
> Hi. This is the James mail server at Server.
> I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the 
> following addresses. This is a permanent error; I've given 
> up. Sorry it didn't work out.  Below I include the list of 
> recipients and the reason why I was unable to deliver your message.
>  
> (recipient address)
> Could not connect to SMTP host: (xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx)., port: 25
>  
>  
> I've tried installing and running a different mail-server 
> package - ArgoSoft Mail Server (yuk!) and it sends e-mail 
> fine which suggests to me that it is the way I have James 
> configured that is causing a problem.
>  
> I receive e-mail through James without any problems, and I 
> can send and receive e-mail to addresses within my own domain 
> with no problem. It's just when I need to send external mail 
> I get the problem.
>  
> I have spent loads of time fiddling around with the 
> configuration but it makes no difference.
>  
>  
>  
> I thank you in advance
>  
>  
> Kindest Regards
>  
> Phillip Hudson.
>  
>  
>  
> 
> 

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