Sendmail - Connection Refused by [127.0.0.1] (Doc ID 1987339.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 8/07 U4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Sendmail message "Connection refused by 127.0.0.1" on the local server when the customer is attempting to send mail.   For example:


 

Changes

The functionality of sendmail was modified from default by the creation of the /etc/default/sendmail file to control the mode option sendmail will use on startup.


Cause

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