[ExchangeList] Re: Mails queuing, not been delivered

  • From: "MAHADEVAN Subramanyan" <SMahadevan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2006 16:29:47 +0530

Dave...

 

Check if your FQDN is resolving from your Exchange server. If it is
resolving, check if you get alternate IPs of your DCs (If you have
multiple DCs).

Check if the DC mentioned in your Recipient update service is up and
running, If so check if that DC is listed in the Nameserver tab in your
DNS server.

This seems to be a DNS issue and not an SMTP issue. 

 

Even I have faced a problem like this before in one of our organization.
What happened was the administrators there have removed the DC (Which
was being configured in RUS) from the nameserver tab since that DC did
not have DNS service running and they would like to allow zone transfer
for all nameserver's running DNS. It is mere stupidity.... 

 

Thanks, Mahadevan

 

________________________________

From: exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Dave stevens
Sent: Tuesday, July 18, 2006 1:26 PM
To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [ExchangeList] Re: Mails queuing, not been delivered

 

All services are running, and we have tried disabling Mc Afee, but no
joy. Mails just seem to get stuck in the queue. The only way to get some
of them moving is to reboot the server. Even trying to restart the sntp
service would throw the server into an unresponsive state.

 

This is getting pretty dire, and I am not quite sure what the problem
is. I have instructed a reinstallation of Exch 2003 sp2. From what I can
see the smtp service is not working as smoothly as I would want. Just
wondering if it corrupt? I just dont know.

Brian Pituley <bpituley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

        Are all your services running?

         

        What happens if you turn off McAfee?

         

        Brian Pituley
        Director of Information Technology
        T: 408-441-3611
        F: 408-441-8405
        E: bpituley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:bpituley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 

         

         

         

        
________________________________


        From: exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Dave stevens
        Sent: Monday, July 17, 2006 3:25 PM
        To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
        Subject: [ExchangeList] Mails queuing, not been delivered

        Hi Guys,

         

        Exchange 2003 sp2, windows 2003 sp1, MC Afee Groupshield 6.0.

         

        Mails are currently queuing up and not been delivered internally
and externally. The mails are stuck in the pending submission queue, and
ideas? Checked event log, and no specific id's.

         

        Please help

         

         

        Dave

        
________________________________


        Groups are talking. We're listening. Check out the handy changes
to Yahoo! Groups.
<http://pa.yahoo.com/*http:/us.rd.yahoo.com/evt=41144/*http:/groups.yaho
o.com/local/newemail.html>  

        
________________________________


        The information in this communication and any attachments is
confidential and may be legally privileged. If you are not the intended
recipient, any use, review, dissemination, distribution or copying of
this information is strictly prohibited. If you have received this
communication in error please notify us immediately and delete the
original message and any copies of it.

        Any opinions, conclusions or other information in this message
that do not relate to the official business of the company are neither
given nor endorsed by the company.

        
________________________________


         

          

        
________________________________


        Groups are talking. We're listening. Check out the handy changes
to Yahoo! Groups.
<http://pa.yahoo.com/*http:/us.rd.yahoo.com/evt=41144/*http:/groups.yaho
o.com/local/newemail.html>
Confidentiality Statement:

This message is intended only for the individual or entity to which it is 
addressed. It may contain privileged, confidential information which is exempt 
from disclosure under applicable laws. If you are not the intended recipient, 
please note that you are strictly prohibited from disseminating or distributing 
this information (other than to the intended recipient) or copying this 
information. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us 
immediately by return email.

Other related posts: