Sendmail aliases and Cyrus
swp at swp.pp.ru
Mon Nov 21 02:42:30 EST 2005
On Mon, Nov 21, 2005 at 12:38:16AM -0500, Anthony Tibbs wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I was trying to check the list archives for some hints, but it seems that
> that server is having some 'difficulties' at the moment, and isn't
> I am currently in the process of setting up another Cyrus/IMAP server, as
> I've been (personally) running Cyrus/Sendmail for a few years now with good
> results. I had the usual sendmail+virtdomains+cyrus hoops to jump through,
> but now have THAT working all right (by way of a mailertable entries, i.e.
> mydomain.ca cyrusv2d:/var/lib/imap/socket/lmtp
> The problem is that for this to WORK, mydomain.ca must not be considered a
> "local domain" (i.e. it must not be in local-host-names), since this
> results in a rewrite that strips the 'host' portion of the address off, and
> then Cyrus rejects the message with an 'unknown mailbox' error.
> And all of this ultimately means that I can't use sendmail "aliases" (for
> non-local addresses), which I need in order to redirect such things as
> postmaster, root, etc. to a particular user.
> Have I missed something simple here? I've tried following the instructions
> at http://asg.web.cmu.edu/cyrus/download/imapd/install-virtdomains.html but
> that is where I am getting stuck...
add domain to sendmail class VirtHost and use virtusertable.
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