Multiple server in transport file
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Fri May 16 23:21:39 IST 2008
On 5/16/2008 11:10 PM, Steve Freegard wrote:
> Gregory Wong wrote:
>> Hi everyone. I am starting to relay for a domain that uses multiple
>> front end mail servers to accept mail mainly for redundancy purposes.
>> In the transport file, the domains I am relaying for are currently
>> setup like this:
>> domain.com smtp:[mx1.domain.com]
>> If I wanted to enter more than one mail server for domain.com, how do
>> I do it? If its not possible does anyone else have any workarounds?
> It would help if you said which MTA you are using....
> The sendmail way to do this (in /etc/mail/mailertable):
> domain.com esmtp:[18.104.22.168]:[22.214.171.124]:[host.domain.com]
> However, the entries are used in order like an MX record, so a
> connection to each server in the order listed (left-to-right) is
> attempted and if the connection fails the next server listed is used.
he did, sort of: "transport file" = Postfix
I doubt a sendmail user would give it that name :-)
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