MTA Errors Reported With Error Number and The Error String 'No formatted text for errno' On Linux Platform

(Doc ID 2017244.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 7.0.0 to 7.0.5 [Release 7.0.0]
Linux x86

1) The problem being talked here is not related to mail/message processing on the messaging server/MTA.
2) The problem is that log entry for a message processing failure is showing an incorrect error description for the respective error code.


A user is trying to send a mail to another user at some other MTA. So, message flow is as follows: [User A > MTA 1 > MTA 2 > User B].

So, mail from User A is accepted by MTA 1 and then MTA 1 tries to relay it to MTA2. That relay fails with the following error in the mail.log_current log file:



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