Restricted incoming users ruleset

Drew Marshall drew at
Thu Jul 13 13:12:16 IST 2006

On Wed, July 12, 2006 17:35, Industry Standard Computers wrote:
> The transport didn't work and that syntax was what I had used. My
> problem is right out of the Postfix ReadMe's:  (except I changed the
> name of the database to make more sense.)
> ---------------------------------------------
> #  Stop incoming mail to all users in the "restricted_incoming_user.db"
> smtpd_restriction_classes = restrictive, permissive
> restrictive = reject_unknown_sender_domain, reject_unknown_client_hostname
> permissive = permit
> smtpd_recipient_restrictions =  check_recipient_access
> hash:/etc/postfix/restricted_incoming_users ...
> ---------------------------------------------

I assume you have postmapped the restricted_incoming_user file? What do
you have in the file? Do you have any logs that show one of these banned
users? Do they show any errors?

> Postfix needs to do more documentation written in understandable English
> for the non-postfix expert.

I don't think the docs at was that bad but
I suppost that's from some one who understands a bit of waht Postfix is


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