From: Vivien M. (no email)
Date: Mon Aug 26 2002 - 22:41:02 EDT
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> From: [mailto:] On
> Behalf Of Martin
> Sent: August 26, 2002 10:15 PM
> Subject: Re: Paul's Mailfrom (Was: IETF SMTP Working Group
> Proposal at smtpng.org)
> but surely an MTA derives it's usefulness by running on port
> 25. i don't remember reading about where in the DNS MX RR you
> could specify what port the MTA would be listening on...
Well, it must specify it somewhere, since at least a couple of times a
week we have our users ask how to stick a port number in an MX record.
Where they got this idea is beyond me (unfortunately), but it's quite a
-- Vivien M. Assistant System Administrator Dynamic DNS Network Services http://www.dyndns.org/