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From: Anthony Howe
Date: 2005-11-29 10:19:27 -0500
Subject: Re: [DYNDNS] Milter: data, rejectE1 4.3.2 Please try

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John Poltorak wrote:
> Since around 3 am this morning my mailserver has not been forwarding (or 
> rejecting) mail.
> According to my mail log, I started getting the following error msg 
> Milter: data, reject=451 4.3.2 Please try again later

It would help to know which milter you are talking about. I have written 
15 of them after all. I'm guessing its milter-gris, but normally 
milter-gris reports the seconds delayed in the response and I use 450 
4.7.1 as an error response, not 451 4.3.2 (I think).

Is this message in response to inbound mail or outbound?

How about a log sample of the message thread?

Did you change your /etc/mail/access file? Add or remove any entries 

> but mail does not get returned to the sender.

A rejection during an SMTP session does not return a message to a sender 
MUA. The MUA should see the message and report it to the user. If the 
sender is an MTA, then its the sending MTA's responsibility to send a 
message back to sender.

> Anyone know what is going on here?

More details would be helpful since I can only guess at the context in 
which this log message appears.

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