>Well, it gets worse. Now when I telnet to port 25,
>it's not giving me the correct messages back:
>>telnet <my server> 25
>Trying <my ip address>...
>Connected to <my reverse dns name>.
>Escape character is '^]'.
Brings us back to dns resolution. Ensure that server has a working dns. I
like to run a
dnscache for the qmail servers to use. If the servers are not doing a lot of
work I run
it on the same server as the qmail install. Bind had been known to give