Subject: Re: mail configuration
To: Joseph Sarkes <joe@js1.jsnet>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/21/2001 08:59:12
On Tue, 20 Feb 2001, Joseph Sarkes wrote:

> Over the last 6 months or so I have been having more and
> more email bounce with configuration complaints about a
> non resolvable domain name. My system is set up with an
> internal fake domain name on the 10. network address and
> thinks of itself that way. Since I have a dialup internet
> address, I do not have a static name to use. 

Another idea is to really use a real hostname that resolves. You may want
to use a dynamic DNS service; I have used successfully.

I may be misunderstanding something, but what is the problem with using
the hostname for the IP as assigned when dialing up. No one would ever see
it, unless they read your headers.
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 From: Joe <real@js1.jsnet>

I am curious: can you share an example of the bounce/error messages you

   Jeremy C. Reed