[CentOS] sendmail sending out on port 587

JohnS jses27 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 22 05:22:54 UTC 2010


On Sun, 2010-03-21 at 22:55 -0500, Gregory P. Ennis wrote:


> However, I did find an easy solution for evolution to use smtp on port
> 587.  I will record it here so that anyone looking for this in the
> future will have the right methodology. 
> 
> All I had to do was to place the port number after the server name in
> the "Sending E-Mail" tab of the "Preference -> Mail Account module in
> the form of :
> 
> mail.domain.net:587
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For the record here is what I use in Pine for my .pinerc file.  Located
in /home/user_name/.pinerc...
smtp-server=smtp.gmail.com:587/tls/user=your_address at gmail.com

So how is there a problem with Pine? 

I see you got Evolution figured out.  I would rather have a plain old
email client like pine or evolution instead of a VPN.

John



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