User unknown in virtual alias table

Drew Marshall drew at THEMARSHALLS.CO.UK
Wed Mar 9 17:21:55 GMT 2005

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Rodney Green wrote:

> Drew,
> The logs I sent included normal messages sent to myself from hotmail and
> gmail. We have only one mail server and it is running Postfix. So, when
> mail is received by our smtp server it is delivered locally to user
> accounts on that server. I have a virtual alias mapping file that maps
> addresses to local accounts.

Ahh, I see. Thanks for explaining that.

Why are you using virtual tables then if your accounts are actually
local? A better option may be to set mydestination to, and myorigin = $mydomain ensuring that you have
specified the full host name in myhostname.

Then just alias the users in the /etc/alias file (Or where ever yours
is). Don't forget to 'newaliases' after the changes.

If you prefer to stick with the virtual domain, then I could do with the
details you have for mydestination and virtual_alias_domains.


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