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Re: postfix setup: machine with live ip forwarding traffic to home machine

From: hiren panchasara <hiren.panchasara_at_nospam>
Date: Mon May 05 2014 - 19:28:04 GMT
To: Rick Zeman <rzeman@gmail.com>

On Mon, May 5, 2014 at 10:43 AM, Rick Zeman <rzeman@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, May 5, 2014 at 3:36 AM, hiren panchasara
> <hiren.panchasara@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> This is how it should work, afaik:
>> Sending: Initiates from my home box and go out via VM.
>> Receiving: VM receives it and forwards to home box.
>>
>> (I've also tried sending through my home machine on port 587 but the
>> home comcast IP is blacklisted)
>
> There's really no good reason to not send via Comcast's authenticated
> relay unless you need the ability to pore through logs to be assured
> of delivery. That way, Comcast won't notice you sending to a
> non-Comcast destination and you won't get busted for running an
> illegal MTA.

I lost you at "illegal".

cheers,
Hiren