Solved

PHP Emailing

Posted on 2006-07-23
3
167 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-24
hi,

i've written code to send email to the collection of email ids from the database. (i.e bulk mail, newsletter)... i'm allowing a person to send bulk mail to the collection of email ids. when i send email.. i just select email id and compose body message/text.. am sending the email ids. now the  mail is not going for few people... due to inactive email ids, rejecting receiver SMTP...etc.,

now my problem is web admin says ...we should not send bulk email using open relay. i like to know what is open relay, then how to send bulk email without open relay?

kindly answer for this. thanks in advance

Loganathan N
BOSCO ITS
India
0
Comment
Question by:Loganathan Natarajan
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 

Accepted Solution

by:
mario_ccs earned 66 total points
ID: 17215769
An open mail relay is an SMTP (e-mail) server configured in such a way that it allows anyone on the Internet to relay (i.e. send) e-mail through it.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_mail_relay

You could use a program like this:

http://www.phplist.com/
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar - Networking for the Cloud Era

This webinar discusses:
-Common barriers companies experience when moving to the cloud
-How SD-WAN changes the way we look at networks
-Best practices customers should employ moving forward with cloud migration
-What happens behind the scenes of SteelConnect’s one-click button

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

In this post we will learn how to connect and configure Android Device (Smartphone etc.) with Android Studio. After that we will run a simple Hello World Program.
Today, the web development industry is booming, and many people consider it to be their vocation. The question you may be asking yourself is – how do I become a web developer?
In this fourth video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFinfo utility, which retrieves the contents of a PDF's Info Dictionary, as well as some other information, including the page count. We show how to isolate the page count in a…

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question