[CentOS] Sending Email Via Telnet
blake at ispn.net
Tue Oct 16 10:02:40 EDT 2012
Steve Thompson wrote the following on 10/16/2012 7:45 AM:
> On Tue, 16 Oct 2012, John Reddy wrote:
>> [root at mydomain ccc]# telnet 127.0.0.1 25
>> Trying 127.0.0.1...
>> Connected to 127.0.0.1.
>> Escape character is '^]'.
>> MAIL FROM: me at gmail.com
>> RCPT TO: me at gmail.com
>> testing from server
>> but I never get back to a command prompt. Please advise.
> (1) EHLO usually takes an argument
> (2) QUIT is missing
There's also no server greeting or server acknowledgement to any of your
commands the client entered. Were they removed or were they never
present? It doesn't look like a working SMTP server is accepting your
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