[rescue] To Shirker
abuse at cabal.org.uk
Sat Aug 9 12:53:15 CDT 2003
Earl D. Baugh Jr. <earl at baugh.org> wrote:
> I've tried 3 times to reply Shirker <shirker at mooli.org.uk> but keep
> getting bounces...(regarding some Shoeboxes) So am posting my reply.
I'm the mail admin for mooli.org.uk. You basically fell foul of some sanity
checking. The main one appears to be that 188.8.131.52 (which I assume to
be your mail exchanger host, though there is no MX pointing at it) has
broken reverse DNS.
You might like to get that fixed, it'll be affecting a lot of other things
too, such as IRC and FTP. I suggest putting an explicit MX record in the
zone for baugh.org too - relying on an A record just seems wrong to me, even
if the RFCs permit it.
> Also, can you please send me an alternate address?
shirker at jml.net, IIRC.
A successful sysadmin must accept no limits on his laziness.
- Peter da Silva in The Other Place
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