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How to Test SMTP Authentication from a Telnet Session (for OES and OCS) (Doc ID 317301.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2023

Applies to:

Email Server - Version to [Release 9.0.3 to 10.1.2]
Beehive - Version 2.0 to [Release Release 2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to test SMTP authentication from a telnet session.

The note was written for Oracle Emailserver (OES) and Oracle Collaboration Suite (OCS), but will work for most other email servers as well.


NOTE: In the examples below including  user details, passwords, hostname, etc. represent a fictitious sample.  Any similarity to actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner.


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