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VPN - EMAIL - Not working unless I put in non routable addre

Howard Bloom

VPN - EMAIL - Not working unless I put in non routable addre
« on: September 13, 2003, 03:14:14 AM »
I think I understand how this is supposed to work.  I am running my own email through dyndns.org - everything works fine if I'm on the inside of my lan.  

In the SMTP and POP fields on Outlook I'm using "pc-man.com" and that works fine so long as I don't try to send anything.  My e-smith server uses smtp.comcast.net for the ISP setting in mail and that works fine too.

However, when I VPN in from anywhere, I can't send email.  It gives me an rcpt relay error in Outlook telling me it can't

Your message did not reach some or all of the intended recipients.

      Subject:   RE: Error: the account "howardbloom" can't be created because there is already a user-deleted account of that name. 6.0b3 [3:36210:36214]
      Sent:   9/12/2003 6:09 PM

The following recipient(s) could not be reached:

      'phorum_advanced-owner@lists.e-smith.org' on 9/12/2003 6:09 PM
            553 Sorry, that domain isn't in my list of allowed rcpthosts.


And it still won't work even while I'm on the VPN using 192.168.0.253 as my smtp and pop addresses.  I can get mail with no difficulty but I can't send my email. Anyone get by this?