[Mimedefang] Relay_check not working
David F. Skoll
dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Thu Sep 12 13:47:01 EDT 2002
On Thu, 12 Sep 2002, Stefano McGhee wrote:
> David predicted, after submitting a MAIL FROM: command with an address, I
> got a 554 5.7.1 error telling me to leave (Excellent...). However, I was
> still connected. Am I wron to think that the connection should be closed?
Sendmail keeps the connection open until the client gives a QUIT.
However, once you receive a 5xx error code, any subsequent command you
issue will fail, with the exception of RSET and QUIT. This is part of
the SMTP standard.
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