[Zope] Using Internal exchange server email and Zope Mailhost

Troy Farrell troy@entheossoft.com
Fri, 02 May 2003 15:57:23 -0500

Larry, I would first run a manual SMTP session via telnet to your mail 
server.  If that works alright, then I would use a packet sniffer to 
figure out when Zope is getting this disconnect from the smtp server.


McDonnell, Larry wrote:
> Hi,
> I have created an intranet system that is based on email notification on any
> actives users perform. Up until yesterday, we had an external email provider
> through our web hosting service. I used the Zope Mailhost feature and people
> with pop accounts were sent email through the zope server to the pop server
> and could view the mail on their email client. The Zope Mailhost enter was
> mail.test.com. 
> I redirected the Mailhost entry to read mail1.test.com which points to our
> internal email system (exchange) but I see the following message:
> Exception Type  SMTPServerDisconnected    
> Exception Value  Connection unexpectedly closed
> Any suggestions?
> Larry McDonnell