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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Networking
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 17, 2016

Allow prioritisation of DNS MX record over A record for SMTP server.

Product - SMTP server, presumably part of 5770TC1.

We have a situation where a destination DNS resolves to loopback and it causes QMSF to crash. It turns out that the A record has as it's address and the MX record has the correct address.

Function requested - the ability to prioritise an MX record over an A record within the SMTP server.

Use Case:

Customer uses SMTP to send correspondence to suppliers and their own customers via SNDDST.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Sep 24, 2021

    Thank you Paul Scott for taking the time to submit your request. However based on the amount of time the RFE has been open and the low number of votes we do not plan to implement this request as there are other higher priority items.

  • Guest
    Jun 17, 2020

    IBM will use this request as input to planning but no commitment is made or implied. This request will be updated in the future if IBM implements it. IBM will use votes and comments from others in the community to help prioritize this request..

  • Guest
    Aug 23, 2016

    IBM will use this request as input to planning but no commitment is made or implied.?? This request will be updated in the future if IBM implements it.

  • Guest
    Aug 9, 2016

    Perhaps this is what you are looking for?

  • Guest
    Jun 18, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #90213 in product IBM i.