[Mono-dev] SmtpClient only supports ESMTP?

Jeffrey Stedfast fejj at novell.com
Wed May 30 12:17:38 EDT 2007

On Wed, 2007-05-30 at 12:12 +0200, Mads Bondo Dydensborg wrote:
> Hi there
> Regrettable I "crashed" into a smtp server today, that does not support ESMTP, 
> but only SMTP (some old kind of exchange server, I think).
> It seems that System.Net.Mail.SmtpClient only supports ESMTP - is this true? 
> Any plans for supporting SMTP also?

I just had a quick look at the code and yes, it seems it only supports
ESMTP right now (altho it doesn't need to, would be trivial to make it
fall back to using HELO instead of EHLO if EHLO fails)


> Regards,
> Mads

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