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Old 12-27-2013
SMTP Service


How can i check the mailx command will wor on my system or not.
The OS is Sun Solaris 5.10.

Or how can i come to know whether SMTP service is activated in Sun Solaris OS or not.

Thanks in Advance
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Old 12-27-2013
smtp runs on tcp port 25, so you can telnet to it if it is open.
$ telnet localhost 25
telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused

mailx should work if sendmail.conf was set up or made correctly. That is a heavy subject.

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