imapd 2.4.6 sendmail and rtcyrus v3

Joseph Brennan brennan at
Wed Apr 13 12:06:38 EDT 2011

--On Wednesday, April 13, 2011 17:54 +0200 Mogens Melander 
<mogens at> wrote:

> Ok, thanks anyway.
> How are you doing it? sendmail <-> cyrus imapd.

Gateway resolves virtusers, aliases, users, to the correct
destination for that end user, which might be our Cyrus cluster or our
Exchange cluster or forwarding elsewhere. For Cyrus users, gateway
re-sends (smtp) to the end user @ the cyrus cluster's hostname.

On the cyrus hosts, all they have to do is deliver to the user given
in the address. There are no virtuser or alias tables there. There IS
an access.db that tells these hosts to accept mail only from the

Joseph Brennan
Columbia University Information Technology

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