AOL Mail Problem

Peter Dambier peter at
Thu Jul 27 12:34:40 UTC 2006

Tom Quilling wrote:
> Hi Folks
> We are an ISP in Germany and experience since this morning, July 27 07:00
> GMT problems with all mail-in Servers at AOL.
> They seem to refuse mailconnections, giving error message 554 for no reason
> at all, since our servers are not listed in any RBL etc..
> We can see, that they extract from the header the original sender IP of a
> mail, instead of the one from the MAIL-RELAY-SERVER, as specified in RFC.
> As these senders are from ADSL IP's, AOL refuses them.
> This is definitely wrong by AOL...
> Does anybody else experience this Problem..
> Regards
> Tom Quilling

Even worse.

Except from somebody at aol I could never ever send emails to AOL.
I do not even get bounces.

I tried

gmail (.it) (.nl)

But dont worry, SPAM gets through. They block only emails :)

Peter abd Karin

Peter and Karin Dambier
Cesidian Root - Radice Cesidiana
Graeffstrasse 14
D-64646 Heppenheim
+49(6252)671-788 (Telekom)
+49(179)108-3978 (O2 Genion)
+49(6252)750-308 (VoIP:
mail: peter at
mail: peter at

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