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proftpd and sendmail

something wrong with proftpd and sendmail

   
12:46 pm on Feb 27, 2008 (gmt 0)

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I'm a newbie in Linux but i manage to make my webserver with a Linux distribution package. I've several websites and most of them are almost static exept for the fact that there is a form in everyone of this websites. The idea is to save some disk space in my paid host.
Everything was running fine till i install Proftpd. Now the script that deals with the forms does not send the email but redirects to the thanks page.
The maillog give me the following report.

Feb 27 12:13:34 example sendmail[7312]: m1RCDYe6007312: from=nobody, size=510, class=0, nrcpts=1, msgid=<200802271213.m1RCDYe6007312@example.example.com>, relay=nobody@localhost
Feb 27 12:13:34 example sm-mta[7313]: warning: /etc/hosts.allow, line 11: missing newline or line too long
Feb 27 12:13:34 example sm-mta[7313]: warning: /etc/hosts.deny, line 11: missing newline or line too long
Feb 27 12:13:34 example sm-mta[7313]: m1RCDYjC007313: from=<nobody@example.example.com>, size=770, class=0, nrcpts=1, msgid=<200802271213.m1RCDYe6007312@example.example.com>, proto=ESMTP, daemon=MTA, relay=localhost [127.0.0.1]
Feb 27 12:13:34 example sendmail[7312]: m1RCDYe6007312: to=example@example.com, ctladdr=nobody (99/99), delay=00:00:00, xdelay=00:00:00, mailer=relay, pri=30510, relay=[127.0.0.1] [127.0.0.1], dsn=2.0.0, stat=Sent (m1RCDYjC007313 Message accepted for delivery)
Feb 27 12:13:35 example sm-mta[7315]: m1RCDYjC007313: to=<example@example.com>, delay=00:00:01, xdelay=00:00:01, mailer=esmtp, pri=120770, relay=example.com. [67.15.50.zz], dsn=4.0.0, stat=Deferred: Connection refused by example.com.

There is nothing in secure and messages log.
Since i'm a newbie i can not understand what is wrong and why the email is not accepted.
Can somebody help me please!?

[edited by: engine at 5:53 pm (utc) on Feb. 29, 2008]
[edit reason] examplified [/edit]

12:16 pm on Feb 28, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Can somebody give me a hint how to interpret the log.
Since i've deleted old maillogs, I'm not sure but i believe that the lines "warning: /etc/hosts.allow" and "warning: /etc/hosts.deny" were in those old records and the sendmail was working fine.

[edited by: engine at 5:53 pm (utc) on Feb. 29, 2008]