Re: Long term storage of undeliverable mail
- On 23/07/2010 13:37, Wietse Venema wrote:
> Mark Goodge:Thanks. That looks to be precisely what I need. In fact, the defaults
>> What I need to do is configure A so that mail destined for B is stored
>> indefinitely (well, for a few days, at least) without generating NDRs or
>> attempted delivery notifications, so that when B comes back online all
>> the stored mail can be delivered and none of the senders will have
>> received any bounces or delay notifications.
> Consider temporarily increasing the bounce_queue_lifetime and
> This requires "postfix reload" as the life times are implemented
> in the queue manager which normally runs forever.
should be OK, since we should have the internal server accepting mail
again within 5 days, but it's worth noting this in case that turns out
not to be achievable.