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Re: Selection of Appropriate Local SMTP Relay
On Mon, 10 January 2000, "Forrest W. Christian" wrote: > Remember, that the purpose of this is for someone to be able to find the > "correct" server to provide the services which a roaming user will find at > different locations depending on where they are dialing in, thus, a > config for a user would be: > > DNS Servers - varies by location > SMTP server - varies by location > pop3/imap server - always home isp > time server - varies by location > > etc.... > > Thus the table would only list those services which should vary based on > where the user is dialing in/connecting. I disagree. You are making the assumption that servers are identical except for location, or that "local" users are always allowed to use the servers.