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ORA-29279: SMTP permanent error: 550 Relaying Denied Using UTL_SMTP (Doc ID 420699.1)

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2020

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 9.2.0.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 13th Jul 2016***

Symptoms

You are using Oracle's UTL_SMTP Supplied Package to send emails from the database.  Sending emails to internal addresses works fine, but when attempting to send an email to an external address you receive the following error:

ORA-29279: SMTP permanent error: 550 Relaying Denied

Cause

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