[TriLUG] mailman/postfix integration problem with bounce-processing
jtate at dragonstrider.com
Thu Aug 21 11:08:48 EDT 2003
Christopher L Merrill wrote:
> The bounce-messages are being rejected by Postfix:
> Aug 21 10:26:06 mydomain postfix/smtpd: 1C03673B74: reject: RCPT
> from ncmx03.mgw.rr.com[188.8.131.52]: 450
> <test-bounces+cmerrillx=nc.rr.com at mydom
> ain.com>: User unknown in local recipient table; from=<> to=<test-boun
> ces+cmerrillx=nc.rr.com at mydomain.com> proto=ESMTP helo=<ncmx03.mgw.rr.
> This, honestly, doesn't suprise me. I don't see how they could possibly
> be delivered with that addressing scheme. Is there some special wildcard
> processing that should be enabled in Postfix to allow those addresses
> to be resolved to the "test-bounces" address that appears in the mailman
> aliases file?
I've not had this problem. You do need to make sure that postfix is set
up to read the "mailman aliases file". Of course I usually copy those
aliases directly to the main /etc/postfix/aliases file and run newaliases.
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