Connection refused when trying to relay mails through postfix

  • 7015239
  • 19-Jun-2014
  • 19-Jun-2014

Environment

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10

Situation

Connection refused when trying to relay
Cannot relay email through postfix
 

Resolution

  1. Open the /etc/postfix/main.cf file
  2. Edit the inet_interfaces setting from localhost to all
  3. Restart postfix by rcpostfix restart

Cause

Postfix was only listening on the localhost instead of all interfaces of the server

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