[TriLUG] OT: ATT UVerse internet access
bdmc at bdmcc-us.com
Thu Mar 31 16:03:41 EDT 2011
On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 03:38:55PM -0400, Matt Pusateri wrote:
> So if they are blocking outbound port 25 to your mail server, they may not be filtering port 587. I've never actually seen a home ISP block connections out to port 25. I can see why some would.
Unfortunately, Matt, I had exactly this problem with dear old BellSouth. If my system sent outbound e-mail on port 25, it was blocked unless the destination host address on that packet was something like ( I don't remember the address precisely ) smtp.bellsouth.net.
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