[Novalug] Internet email servers (maybe off topic)
basilbaby at gmail.com
Tue Oct 13 22:42:36 EDT 2009
You can masquerade your from ID and even rewrite it. In postfix it pretty
But if you are trying it with sendmail (I never tried this one)
On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 10:30 PM, Brandon Saxe <brandon20va at yahoo.com>wrote:
> I wish I could do that, but it doesn't seem to work that way. When I set up
> the IIS SMTP relay the way it is currently, it only allows to send email
> from one address.
> I have a mailbox set up on the provider with address noreply at domain.com.
> This is also the user name for SMTP-AUTH. When I send emails to this relay,
> the FROM: mail address also has to be noreply at domain.com (same as the
> primary email on the mailbox) or else the auth rejects the mail.
> I want to be able to send mail from multiple email addresses such as:
> -noreply at domain.com
> -backupserver at domain.com
> -support at domain.com
> -so on and so forth.
> Currently, the only supported address is noreply at domain.com because that
> is the addresss associated to the smtp-auth account. My company's provider
> seems to be pretty lame so far in helping me with this. In fact, they don't
> even support my using this mailbox as a relay account as it is. Of course, I
> only chatted with first level support. If I can't get resolution I'll be
> forced to talk to some management.
> Any other thoughts/ideas?
> --- On Tue, 10/13/09, Nick Danger <nick at hackermonkey.com> wrote:
> > From: Nick Danger <nick at hackermonkey.com>
> > Subject: Re: [Novalug] Internet email servers (maybe off topic)
> > To: novalug at calypso.tux.org
> > Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2009, 8:19 PM
> > On Tue, 13 Oct 2009 16:56:07 -0700
> > (PDT)
> > Brandon Saxe <brandon20va at yahoo.com>
> > wrote:
> > > Are my assumptions correct? Will this work? Is there a
> > better way
> > > (aside from my dumping my provider or hosting mail
> > myself)?
> > Cant you just set up a single host on your lan to be a
> > smart relay?
> > That host would accept the email from all the other hosts
> > on your lan
> > (including those old ones that cant do smtp-auth) then the
> > smart host
> > would send all the mail via smtp-auth through your current
> > provider.
> > How would that work?
> > Nick
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