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Sendmail DSN: Data format error

Anoop Sivan
Frequent Advisor

Sendmail DSN: Data format error

Hi All,

We have an intermittent sendmail issue from one our hp-ux server. On Nov-08 the mail was not sent.As per checking mail logs On Nov-08 we have data format error, so the mail was not sent. But following days it was working fine.


Nov 8 23:50:06 sgkcs032 sendmail[24214]: XAA24214: from=gfddba, size=259, class=0, pri=120259, nrcpts=4, msgid=<201011081250.XAA24214@gftrd089.apa.mn.com>,
relay=gfddba@localhost
Nov 8 23:50:07 gftrd089 sendmail[25181]: XAA24214: to=ashivvfe@in.crc.com,leefrew@au1.crc.com,prefrain@in.crc.com,swpalfdea@in.crc.com, ctladdr=gfddba
(5040/101), delay=00:00:05, xdelay=00:00:01, mailer=relay, relay=afrefr.imr.gm.com., stat=Data format error
Nov 8 23:50:07 gftrd089 sendmail[25181]: XAA24214: XAA25181: DSN: Data format error
2 REPLIES
Shibin_2
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Re: Sendmail DSN: Data format error

Steven E. Protter
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Re: Sendmail DSN: Data format error

Shalom,

Most likely this system or system designated in sendmail.cf as DS relay is not accepting relay.

Mail relay has to be explicitly set up.

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