HowTos/SMTP Greeting

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When you telnet onto the Scalix Mailserver on Port 25, you are given the standard Scalix greeting:

220 ESMTP Scalix SMTP Relay; Mon, 07 Aug 2006 17:28:04 +0100 (BST)

This gives away quite a bit of information (including the fact that you are running Sendmail), therefore this should be changed to something less descriptive.

Edit /var/opt/scalix/sys/smtpd.cfg, add:


Underneath "EXTENSIONS="

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Edit $(omrealpath "~/sys")/smtpd.cfg, add something like this:


Underneath "EXTENSIONS="

Once you've made your edits, restart the Scalix SMTP Daemon:

omoff -d0 smtpd
omon smtpd