Keywords: Discourse - Amazon Web Services - Technical issue - Email configuration (SMTP)
I updated discourse.conf with the required SMTP Settings from AWS.
SMTP hosts = email-smtp.us-east-1.amazonaws.com
SMTP port = 465
SMTP security = SSL
From address: email@example.com
I then restarted all services with ...
$ sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh restart
I then went to Discourse Admin
The Email Settings in the UI haven't changed - https://puu.sh/ANAdR/ac6b8f0522.png
When I send a test email to firstname.lastname@example.org it fails with...
There was a problem sending the test email. Please double-check your mail settings, verify that your host is not blocking mail connections, and try again.