noreply should go to black hole
simon.matter at ch.sauter-bc.com
Tue Feb 14 06:43:51 EST 2006
> This question may be a bit out of topic. However, we would like to
> configure our cyrus/postfix server so that any mail destined for noreply
> goes to a blackhole (i.e does not get delivered).
> One easy and not so nice solution would be to create a shared folder and
> delete any mail in that folder on a regular basis. However, this is too
> Any help would be appreciated.
I have setup a discard transport in postfix for all kind of things like this.
In /etc/postfix/master.cf I have:
# This transport will just eat messages.
discard unix - n n - - pipe
user=nobody argv=/bin/cat /dev/null
Then a transport table can be used to direct mails to the discard
transport like this in /etc/postfix/transport:
noreply at domain.tld discard:
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