>>in their /etc/aliases (yes they run unix machines on their internet
>>mail connection, not NT or otherwise).
>How do you know about this?
>Are you sure they are not using NT?
>It is bizzare that they don't trust their own product!!!
Uhhh...they are running NT as their internet mail servers:
> set type=mx
microsoft.com preference = 10, mail exchanger = abash1.microsoft.com
microsoft.com preference = 10, mail exchanger = tide19.microsoft.com
microsoft.com preference = 10, mail exchanger = tide21.microsoft.com
Authoritative answers can be found from:
microsoft.com nameserver = ATBD.microsoft.com
microsoft.com nameserver = DNS1.NWNET.NET
microsoft.com nameserver = DNS2.NWNET.NET
abash1.microsoft.com internet address = 22.214.171.124
tide19.microsoft.com internet address = 126.96.36.199
tide21.microsoft.com internet address = 188.8.131.52
ATBD.microsoft.com internet address = 184.108.40.206
DNS1.NWNET.NET internet address = 220.127.116.11
DNS2.NWNET.NET internet address = 18.104.22.168
pluto /usr/home/caesar $ telnet tide19.microsoft.com 25
Connected to tide19.microsoft.com.
Escape character is '^]'.
220 red-06-imc.itg.microsoft.com Microsoft Exchange Internet Mail Connector 4.0.
221 closing connection
Connection closed by foreign host.
William S. Duncanson
Neosoft Network Operations
com, caesar @
(713) 968-5800 or (800) 438-6367