On Wed, Oct 02, 2019 at 11:33:58PM -0700, Kevin wrote:
> Hi all,
> Having just followed the setup instructions on Gilles HOWTO page here:
> https://poolp.org/posts/2019-09-14/setting-up-a-mail-server-with-opensmtpd-dovecot-and-rspamd/
> ...I'm unable to send mail from my new OpenSMTPD server on OpenBSD 6.6-beta
> (OpenBSD 6.6-beta (GENERIC) #320: Mon Sep 30 21:24:24 MDT 2019); however,
> other deliveries (and mail retrieval) work.
> The pertinent log message looks like this:
> Oct  2 23:21:33 mx smtpd[25067]: bf1c57bab7fcd344 smtp envelope
> evpid=2c41c5fc4a7e6c06 from=<ksm...@mx.example.app> to=<spy...@gmail.com>
> Oct  2 23:21:33 mx smtpd[25067]: bf1c57bab7fcd344 smtp disconnected
> reason=quit
> Oct  2 23:21:38 mx smtpd[25067]: bf1c57b6b057c6ef mta error
> reason=Connection timeout

Connection timeout sounds very much like your machine is not allowed to send 
outgoing mail via SMTP. Check for firewalls and the like.


[Thu Oct 03 09:24:37] peter@skapet:~$ host example.app
Host example.app not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)
[Thu Oct 03 09:24:43] peter@skapet:~$ host mx.example.app
Host mx.example.app not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)

Among the things you need in order to deliver mail, a valid domain is in 
the top few. I think the basic requirements are indeed listed in the article
(under "Requirements"), please go back and re-read, check that you have
all of those set up properly.

- Peter

Peter N. M. Hansteen, member of the first RFC 1149 implementation team
http://bsdly.blogspot.com/ http://www.bsdly.net/ http://www.nuug.no/
"Remember to set the evil bit on all malicious network traffic"
delilah spamd[29949]: disconnected after 42673 seconds.

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