[ale] Dynamic IP and Sendmail
bradley at stygianresearch.com
Wed May 21 16:35:30 EDT 2003
Quoting linuxnews at wormfishin.com:
> I need to be able to send mail through my sendmail server, from a remote
> user with a dynamic IP. Can I somehow assign a hostname to that machine
> and put the hostname in the relay file? If I used dyndns could I make it
> do some kind of lookup of the IP to allow access?
> I tried searching the archives, but i was getting a server error, is
> everyone having this problem?
I've set up drac on my redhat server. http://www.ls-l.net/drac/
I've done some limited testing and it seems to work pretty well.
Another option would be sendmail authentication via SSL.
I haven't tried this yet, so I don't know how well it works.
Bradley Leonard (bradley at stygianresearch.com)
Stygian Research (http://stygianresearch.com)
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