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Outbound mail server fails with valid configuration. Why?

Kelli Bess
on 3/10/14, 3:48 PM 924 views

I am trying to configure my outbound email server, but it continually fails. I have tried configuring to multiple accounts, but always get the following error when I test the connection:

Connection Test Failed!

Here is what we got instead: -2 Name or service not known

I am running on a Linux system, locally hosted.

Any ideas?

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Asked: 3/10/14, 3:48 PM
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