Re: sender_dependent_relayhost_maps Syntax
- On 04/21/2013 05:06 PM, awingnut wrote:
> On 4/21/2013 10:50 AM, Jeroen Geilman wrote:No. There is no "incoming mail" going to the smtp(8) process - smtp(8)
>> On 04/19/2013 03:17 PM, awingnut wrote:
>>> On 4/19/2013 8:30 AM, Reindl Harald wrote:
>>>> Am 19.04.2013 14:25, schrieb awingnut:
>>>>> I have a series of user names that need to be relayed through a server
>>>>> other then the default. It is not clear from the documentation if wild
>>>>> cards are allowed but it appears they are not
>>>> no and wildchars in case of mail are generally a bad idea
>>>>> If that is true then I need to list each one individually.
>>>>> However, I am also using generic mapping and again it is not
>>>>> explained in the documentation which address needs to be in the
>>>>> relay maps file, the local address vs. the translated
>>>>> address. Can some please clarify? Thanks.
>>>> what additional mapping?
>>>> we are using "sender_dependent_relayhost_maps" to allow specific
>>>> senders which are not hosted on our server and rely them to
>>>> the customers MTA with the users login/password without
>>>> rewrite anything
>>> Thanks for the reply. I kind of figured wildcards were out.
>>> As to what other mapping, I'm talking about smpt_generic_maps. If the
>>> local user name is xyzabc@... and it is mapped to
>>> 123890@..., which goes into the relayhosts file?
>> smtp_generic_maps is consulted by the postfix smtp(8) program, when
>> sending mail out.
>> sender_dependent_relayhost_maps is consulted when incoming mail is
>> Ergo, you should match the original sender.
>> For an overview of the postfix mail system, see:
> Thanks. I think I understand what you are saying but your terminology is
> a bit confusing. By incoming mail, I assume you mean incoming to the
> smpt process as opposed incoming mail for local delivery. This is all
> outgoing mail in that context.
SENDS mail, it doesn't receive any.
Look closely at the overview I linked you to.