Re: Postfix blocks Mailman if too many invalid addresses are on the list
- On 11/2/2009 8:18 AM, Christian Recktenwald wrote:
> Hi,Arrange for mailman to use a port other than 25 for submitting
> I have postfix, mailman and an imap service running on one mail server.
> Problem is, every couple of months several dozens of list
> member mail boxes expire. If in this case mailman tries to
> deliver a posting it gets many errors concerning unknown users
> *and* terminates the smtp session due too many failures.
> This causes trouble because mail addresses listed on the list
> after the smtp connection hit the limit of acceptable invalid
> rcpts per connection will never get their mail.
> So I need a way to just switch this session terminating off
> or to set the limit of acceptable invalid recipients to
> a higher value.
> (Sure one could think of some better work flow
> but the guys running the mailing list and user base
> have their own opinion on what's to be changed here.)
> TIA, Chris
mail, and increase the error count on that port in postfix's
An example using the submission port 587
submission inet n - n - - smtpd
-- Noel Jones
- On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 08:58:46AM -0600, Noel Jones wrote:
> An example using the submission port 587Works, thanks :-)
> # master.cf
> submission inet n - n - - smtpd
> -o syslog_name=postfix-submission
> -o smtpd_hard_error_limit=1000
> -o smtpd_soft_error_limit=1000