[Greylist-users] How do you know when you are ready?

Christopher Baker chris at chrisbaker.net
Tue Feb 24 21:21:04 PST 2004

> The best way to test greylisting is to telnet directly to port 25 and 
> manually type in an SMTP session. Look at the results and (if you are using 
> my greylisting code for exim) you can also check the debug file in /tmp if 
> you have that compiled in. Should be pretty obvious when its working 
> correctly. Try from a couple different IP addresses. You can manually change 
> the times in the mysql database with a sql command if you don't want to wait 
> the hour delay. The standard exim log files and eximon also show you whats 
> going on.

I tried to telnet on port 25, and it didn't work. I was on a Windows box
and just typed in "telnet 25". Did I do something wrong?


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