"Sander> cour...@lists.sourceforge.net wrote:
>> OK, perhaps I'm missing something simple here. I have my
>> /etc/courier/smtpaccess/default file containing:
>> 127.0.0.1 allow,RELAYCLIENT
>> and have run makesmtpaccess to regenerate the dat file. But
>> when I connect to port 25 I get:
>> # telnet localhost 25 Trying 127.0.0.1... Connected to
>> localhost.localdomain (127.0.0.1). Escape character is '^]'.
>> Connection closed by foreign host.
>> and I see in the logs:
>> Jul 15 09:57:43 db1 courieresmtpd:
>> /usr/lib/courier/sbin/courieresmtpd: Permission denied
>> Err... Huh? I can connect to my courier POP3 server fine,
>> just not to SMTP. I expect I'm having trouble seeing the nose
>> on my face, can someone help point it out for me? <grin>
"Sander> I'm not too familiar with Courier's internals, BUT seeing
"Sander> an error like Permission denied, I would think it lies in
"Sander> a "file permission" error. Either couriersmtpd is
"Sander> running as the wrong user or one of its file's has the
"Sander> wrong file-permisions or owner. The thing is that it
"Sander> disconnects before any attempt to communicate, with seems
"Sander> it is not a relaying error (in that case, it would
"Sander> connect, but refuse the RCPT TO:).