295680Re: email address (email@example.com) as username?
- Sep 27, 2013On Sep 27, 2013, at 11:32, Tomasz Chmielewski <tch@...> wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:15:43 +0200Yes. The simple solution for your use case is on that same page;
> DTNX Postmaster <postmaster@...> wrote:
>> Unless those users also need some system level access, this is where
>> you use virtual domains. Use the software as intended, read the
>> fabulous manual on how to set up virtual domains and their users;
>> If you really do have a valid use case for system users, you need to
>> create individual, unique users such as 'test1', 'test2' and so on,
>> and route incoming mail to the appropriate account. See the above URL
>> for more information on how to do this.
> The URLS says:
> As a system hosts more and more domains and users, it becomes
> less desirable to give every user their own UNIX system account.
> I agree.
> This system will however host 5 or so email accounts, that number
> will not grow, and I'd rather avoid extra complexity virtual setup
> brings (as virtual users for Postfix is one, and matching virtual users
> for the POP/IMAP server is another thing).
> To sum up: there is no way for Postfix to map "user@..." email
> to "user@..." system account - did I understand correctly?
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