AOL rejecting mail from IP's w/o reverse DNS ?
adil at adis.on.ca
Wed Dec 3 21:21:21 UTC 2003
> AOL says the PTR record needs to be assigned. It doesn't specify it
> has to match the @domain.com in the MAIL FROM: header. Wouldn't it be
> enough to make sure every IP address you announce has a PTR and
> matching A record? Hasn't this been a requirement for MANY services
> for MANY years?
Requiring the PTR record to match the MAIL FROM: header would be horrific.
There goes any hope of virtual hosting of mail accounts, i.e. one server
with one ip handling multiple email domains.
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