[Alpine-info] Re: How to re-port Alpine from 25 to 587
Beartooth at swva.net
Sat Mar 21 12:36:40 PDT 2009
On Sat, 21 Mar 2009 19:21:50 +0000, Beartooth wrote:
> I tried following that by using smtp.comcast.net:587 ; it got me
> the omta message again. This time, I tried typing "Beartooth" in
> response, and it asked my my password. I typed that, but made a typo --
> and got an authentication error.
> I'll try it again, and if no joy, try it yet again with /
> submit:587 -- stay tuned.
I have now managed to send from comcast *both* with :587 *and*
with /submit. (I don't know why it hit that weird omta before.)
Mark says /submit is preferable to :587 -- Let me guess: I bet
that still works if they change the port number again.
Beartooth Staffwright, PhD, Neo-Redneck Linux Convert
Remember I know precious little of what I am talking about.
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