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  1. #1

    Unable to receive mails


    Hi folks,


    OpenVZ
    Guest - Ubuntu 8.04
    postfix
    mysql


    Mail server can send mails but unable to receive mails.


    # tail /var/log/mail.log
    Code:
    May  8 10:03:24 vz2 postfix/qmgr[1919]: 1181E3C8826: removed
    May  8 10:03:27 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1963]: disconnect from localhost.localdomain[127.0.0.1]
    May  8 10:05:30 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: connect from web35208.mail.mud.yahoo.com[66.163.179.87]
    May  8 10:05:51 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: warning: 87.179.163.66.sbl.spamhaus.org: RBL lookup error: Host or domain name not found. Name service error for name=87.179.163.66.sbl.spamhaus.org type=A: Host not found, try again
    May  8 10:05:51 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: warning: connect to 127.0.0.1:60000: Connection refused
    May  8 10:05:51 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: warning: problem talking to server 127.0.0.1:60000: Connection refused
    May  8 10:05:52 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: warning: connect to 127.0.0.1:60000: Connection refused
    May  8 10:05:52 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: warning: problem talking to server 127.0.0.1:60000: Connection refused
    May  8 10:05:52 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from web35208.mail.mud.yahoo.com[66.163.179.87]: 451 4.3.5 Server configuration problem; from=<satimis@yahoo.com> to=<satimis@satimis.com> proto=SMTP helo=<web35208.mail.mud.yahoo.com>
    May  8 10:05:52 vz2 postfix/smtpd[1970]: disconnect from web35208.mail.mud.yahoo.com[66.163.179.87]

    # /etc/init.d/clamav-daemon start
    Code:
     * Starting ClamAV daemon clamd  
    LibClamAV Warning: ***********************************************************
    LibClamAV Warning: ***  This version of the ClamAV engine is outdated.     ***
    LibClamAV Warning: *** DON'T PANIC! Read http://www.clamav.net/support/faq ***
    LibClamAV Warning: ***********************************************************
                                                                                [fail]

    # clamdscan - </etc/hosts
    Code:
    connect(): Connection refused
    WARNING: Can't connect to clamd.
    root@vz2:/# clamscan ./virtualmin-install.log 
    LibClamAV Warning: ***********************************************************
    LibClamAV Warning: ***  This version of the ClamAV engine is outdated.     ***
    LibClamAV Warning: *** DON'T PANIC! Read http://www.clamav.net/support/faq ***
    LibClamAV Warning: ***********************************************************
    WARNING: Can't access file ./virtualmin-install.log
    ./virtualmin-install.log: No such file or directory
    
    ----------- SCAN SUMMARY -----------
    Known viruses: 548954
    Engine version: 0.94.2
    Scanned directories: 0
    Scanned files: 0
    Infected files: 0
    Data scanned: 0.00 MB
    Time: 3.114 sec (0 m 3 s)

    # whereis freshclam
    Code:
    freshclam: /usr/bin/freshclam /usr/share/man/man1/freshclam.1.gz

    # whereis clamscan
    Code:
    clamscan: /usr/bin/clamscan /usr/share/man/man1/clamscan.1.gz

    /# ldd `which freshclam`
    Code:
    	libclamav.so.5 => /usr/lib/libclamav.so.5 (0xb7f16000)
    	libbz2.so.1.0 => /lib/libbz2.so.1.0 (0xb7f06000)
    	libgmp.so.3 => /usr/lib/libgmp.so.3 (0xb7ec1000)
    	libz.so.1 => /usr/lib/libz.so.1 (0xb7eac000)
    	libresolv.so.2 => /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libresolv.so.2 (0xb7e99000)
    	libpthread.so.0 => /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libpthread.so.0 (0xb7e81000)
    	libc.so.6 => /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6 (0xb7d32000)
    	/lib/ld-linux.so.2 (0xb7fca000)
    root@vz2:/#

    Please advise where shall I check? How to fix the problem?

    TIA


    B.R.
    satimis

  2. #2
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    India
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    First check the domain is resolving properly or not as well as check MX
    Regards
    David Anand
    -->Success is the list of failures ...!!!

  3. #3

    Solved

    Quote Originally Posted by davidanand View Post
    First check the domain is resolving properly or not as well as check MX
    Hi davidanand,

    Problem solved after installing "postgrey" which I left out on building the server. Thanks

    B.R.
    satimis

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