Re: Bounces back to myself
- Thanks all who replied :)RegardsMuzafferOn 7 December 2012 14:08, Noel Jones <njones@...> wrote:On 12/7/2012 5:26 AM, Muzaffer Tolga Özses wrote:This is correct behavior; SMTP mail to unknown recipient is rejected.
> NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from mail-ea0-f172.google.com[18.104.22.168]:
> 550 5.1.1 <root@...>: Recipient address rejected:
> User unknown in virtual mailbox table; from=<tolga@...>
> to=<root@...> proto=ESMTP
> helo=<mail-ea0-f172.google.com> <--- This piece of log is from when
> I try to mail root@... directly.
This is correct behavior; undeliverable local mail submitted via the
> 2617A9BFF: to=<root@...>, relay=virtual, delay=0.01,
> delays=0/0/0/0, dsn=5.1.1, status=bounced (unknown user:
> "root@...") <--- This is from when the system-sent
> mail to root is redirected to root@....
sendmail(1) interface is returned to sender.Add a virtual_alias_maps entry redirecting root to a valid
> In both cases root@... does not exist. How can I
> silently discard in the second case?
recipient. If you don't want these potentially important messages,
you can direct the valid recipient to the discard: transport with a
-- Noel Jones