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Re: Accept and store locally any mail received

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  • Noel Jones
    ... The goal stated is to not allow mail to escape the lab, eg. a blackhole. always_bcc does not meet that requirement. -- Noel Jones
    Message 1 of 6 , Mar 4, 2013
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      On 3/4/2013 1:42 PM, Erwan David wrote:
      > Le 04/03/2013 20:35, Noel Jones a écrit :
      >> On 3/4/2013 1:02 PM, Nicolas KOWALSKI wrote:
      >>> Hello,
      >>>
      >>> For a lab test, with several computers sending mail to any domain, I
      >>> would like to setup a postfix server accepting and storing
      >>> locally to
      >>> only one account any mail received. It would be a sort of blackhole
      >>> relay server, but with mail kept locally, no mail going out from it.
      >>>
      >>> Any idea on how to configure postfix this way?
      >>>
      >>> Thanks,
      >>>
      >>
      >> There's several ways to do this. I think the easiest is:
      >>
      >> # main.cf
      >> header_checks = regexp:/etc/postfix/header_checks
      >>
      >> in your header_checks file:
      >> /./ REDIRECT someone@...
      >>
      >>
      >> where "someone" is a valid local user, and "example.com" is listed
      >> in mydestination.
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> -- Noel Jones
      >>
      >
      > I think always_bcc would be a better solution, it does not involve
      > trying to match anything, it justs sends a copy to the specified
      > address.


      The goal stated is to not allow mail to escape the lab, eg. a
      blackhole. always_bcc does not meet that requirement.



      -- Noel Jones
    • Nicolas KOWALSKI
      ... This works perfectly. Thanks a lot Noel. -- Nicolas
      Message 2 of 6 , Mar 5, 2013
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        On Mon, Mar 04, 2013 at 01:35:42PM -0600, Noel Jones wrote:
        > There's several ways to do this. I think the easiest is:
        >
        > # main.cf
        > header_checks = regexp:/etc/postfix/header_checks
        >
        > in your header_checks file:
        > /./ REDIRECT someone@...
        >
        >
        > where "someone" is a valid local user, and "example.com" is listed
        > in mydestination.

        This works perfectly.

        Thanks a lot Noel.

        --
        Nicolas
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