Re: relay emails not being received
- Thank you... good to know I have postfix working properly.
Noel Jones wrote:
> On 3/1/2012 12:50 PM, Mary Ellen Fitzpatrick wrote:--
>> Hoping to get some guidance for resolving a relay problem.
>> Trying to setup postfix so that incoming email is relayed to the
>> alias "test" listed in the /etc/aliases. Want all mail to be
>> relayed to other accounts/users, ie gmail, yahoo, $mydomain
>> postconf -n output below. hostname/domain: altman.bu.edu
>> /etc/aliases --- ran newaliases several times
>> test: mfitzpat@..., mfitzpat11@...
>> The user, test, does exist on the system, just as an alias entry.
>> If I send email from mfitzpat.bu.edu to test@... =
>> email is relayed/received at both x.bu.edu and x.gmail.com
>> If I send email from mfitzpat11.gmail.com to test@... =
>> email is only received at x.bu.edu account
>> Output from maillog says email is sent/relayed to gmail, but it is
>> never delivered... goes into a black hole... does not bounce back etc.
> Gmail suppresses duplicate messages. As far as I know that behavior
> isn't configurable.
> At any rate, postfix is properly delivering the mail, so no changes
> to postfix are necessary. If you want to pursue this further,
> you'll need to ask google where you mail went.
> -- Noel Jones
Mary Ellen FitzPatrick
24 Cummington St.
Boston, MA 02215
- Mary Ellen Fitzpatrick:
> >> Mar 1 13:34:46 altman postfix/cleanup: E962896FC7: message-id===========================================================vvvvvvvvvvvvvvv
> >> relay=gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com[126.96.36.199]:25, delay=0.35,According to this Message-ID header, you are sending mail from gmail
> >> delays=0/0/0.21/0.13, dsn=2.0.0, status=sent (250 2.0.0 OK 1330626887
> >> hn4si2701387vdb.114)
back to gmail.