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273684Re: SMTP proxy????

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  • Ignacio Garcia
    Feb 1, 2011
      > This splits into two use-cases:
      > * Relay
      > - Each server accepts mail for the other's domains, and relays
      > them to the right server. All you need is access to a table
      > of valid recipients for the relay domains, and table of
      > said domain names.
      > * Full-service:
      > - Each server accepts mail for all the domains, and delivers
      > to the correct mail store. Need fully unified data model.
      > Which use-case are you aiming for?

      definitely full-service. I do not understand whan you say that I need a
      fully unified data model.

      >> - both servers need to check against both databases for valid
      >> destinations
      > Correct (s/destinations/user-addresses/).

      ypu're right.

      >> - each server must know if delivery is to be local or it has to be
      >> relayed to the other server.
      > Postfix does that automatically. Just add the domain to "relay_domains"
      > and not to virtual_mailbox_domains, or similar.


      >> - one server virtual_transport=maildrop (to courier-imap), the other
      >> =dovecot (we are going with dovecot for the future, the one with courier
      >> is older, but plenty of users)
      > The difference in final delivery mechanisms is immaterial.


      So, can you point me to the right direction in learning how to get the
      full-service configuration done?


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