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Date:      Wed, 16 May 2007 13:51:32 +0200
From:      cpghost <cpghost@cordula.ws>
To:        L33T Networks <fbsdhelp@l33tnetworks.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org, "DeadMan Xia ...." <deadmanxia@gmail.com>
Subject:   Re: Mail Sending delay to HOTMAIL and Yahoo on FreeBSD 6.2
Message-ID:  <20070516115132.GA6909@epia-2.farid-hajji.net>
In-Reply-To: <C26B6DB2.F36%fbsdhelp@l33tnetworks.com>
References:  <dac35acb0705121243g1e93aadfpbd8da4e7a0affea@mail.gmail.com> <C26B6DB2.F36%fbsdhelp@l33tnetworks.com>

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On Sat, May 12, 2007 at 01:12:18PM -0700, L33T Networks wrote:
> On 5/12/07 12:43 PM, "DeadMan Xia ...." <deadmanxia@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> > Hi everybody !!!!
> > 
> > well i have installed FreeBSD 6.2 on my Dell Power Edge 2850. I have
> > installed QMAIL as mailing agent with POP3 and IMAP.
> > 
> > now when i send email to hotmail or yahoo, the mail delivered with big delay
> > time. Howevr when i send it to gmail or any other domain its works quickly.
> > 
> > i am in big trouble. i also contact yahoo and hotmail support but in vain.
> > This issue was solved with some extent changing of permission of triggers
> > file in /var/qmail/queue/lock. now everything is going fyne but email to
> > yahoo and hotmail delivers with too much delay .
> > 
> > Can anybody help me out.
> > 
> > Regards,
> 
> DeadMan:
> 
> This is an issue with Yahoo and Hotmail, on how they process e-mails coming
> into their system. I too, am running a FreeBSD 6.2 machine, running QMAIL as
> my MTA - the same issue exists.
> 
> You may need to ensure that you have the proper SPF records for your
> domains, as they have started checking SPF.
> 
> ~C

Please don't top post.

No problems/delays here with Postfix and correct SPF records.

Regards,
-cpghost.

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