Re: How to fix alias goof
- On 2012-06-30 Richard B. Pyne wrote:
> We forward email for a few customers we host using virtual alias mapsI'd try adding a temporary alias mapping the mis-typed address to the
> through postfixadmin. As I always do with making major changes to
> postfix, I set it for soft_bounce. I recently move a mail system to a
> new server and created a problem by mistyping an alias. I now have
> over 300 emails stuck in the queue with the wrong address.
> How can I fix the address on these emails? I fixed the alias and
> re-queued everything, but it did not rewrite the address to correct
> the mistake.
correct address and re-queue the mail. Then remove the temporary alias
after all mail was delivered.
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