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Using mail::sendmail recipient not allowed

by jonnyfolk (Vicar)
on Apr 02, 2006 at 14:27 UTC ( #540754=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
jonnyfolk has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hi,
my %mail = ( To => "$address1", Cc => "$email2", From => "$emailfrom", Subject => "$email_subject", Message => "$email_mess", ); sendmail(%mail) or die $Mail::Sendmail::error;
Gives software error:
Error sending to <me@mine.com> (553 sorry, that domain isn't in my lis +t of allowed rcpthosts (#5.7.1))
could anyone tell me why that shows up and what I can do about it. (script is run on shared hosting, no root access...) thanks for your help

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Re: Using mail::sendmail recipient not allowed
by sgifford (Prior) on Apr 02, 2006 at 16:06 UTC
    That's an error from qmail indicating you don't have permission to relay. You'll have to talk to your hosting provider; probably they have some mail interface they require you to use to stop formmail spamming.

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