relaying denied

Alexander Dalloz alexander.dalloz at
Thu Jun 24 20:54:37 UTC 2004

Am Do, den 24.06.2004 schrieb olga at um 22:47:

> > 4) Should have a complete list of valid mailboxes for hosty so that if an
> > e-mail does come in for on hostsx, it can reject it instead of
> > sending a DSN back to a forged address. Thus clogging up your mail queue.
> > I do this using LDAP queries, but you could create a list of virtual users to
> > compensate.

> Are these valid mailboxes set up in /var/spool/mail ?

No! That is the local mail spool directory. As Steve said you could use
/etc/mail/virtusertable (and it's hashed db file).


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