sendmail[PID]: STARTTLS: write error=syscall error (-1), errno=32, get_error=error:00000000:lib(0):func(0):reason(0), retry=99, ssl_err=5

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  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Version Number: RHEL5
  • Release Number: 5.5
  • Architecture: x86_64
  • Kernel Version: kernel-2.6.18-194.el5.
  • Related Package Version: sendmail-8.13.8-8.1.el5_7

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