SMTP being blocked by certain providers

Miguel Bazdresch lfs-01 at
Mon Oct 11 14:35:37 PDT 2004

* Jason Gurtz <jason at> [2004-10-11 21:25]:
> Sometimes, as I have found with some of my users who have dsl at home,
> people inherit an IP that was previously occupied by a computer with a
> zombie or open proxy or whatever.  In my cases, the IP was listed on
> multiple blocklists, other than dynamic IP ones.

I gave up on using my own server to send mail. Now I use my ISP's smtp
relay. I also found my dynamic IP on black lists a few times and had a
few emails rejected.

Just my 2 cèntimes.

Miguel Bazdresch

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