Sendmail + Virtual Domains + aliases

Alexander Dalloz ad+lists at
Wed Feb 24 13:16:23 EST 2016

Am 24.02.2016 um 18:15 schrieb Andrea Venturoli via Info-cyrus:
> On 02/24/16 15:24, Sebastian Hagedorn wrote:
>> Use virtusertable instead of aliases, e.g.
>> postmaster at    root

Don't use unqualified LHS addresses.
And make sure to direct a catch-all to the error mailer in virtusertable.

> Thanks, but it doesn't seem to work either.
> I put that line in virtusertable and issued "make".
> I even restarted sendmail, even if IIRC it's not needed.
> I confirm I have the following in my .mc file:
>  > FEATURE(virtusertable, `hash -o /etc/mail/virtusertable')
> I still get "User unknown".

You complete and log content would be useful.

> There's a comment in virtusertable.sample which says: "Remember to add
> the source hostname to /etc/mail/local-host-names".
> Maybe that's really needed for virtusertable to work?
> If I add that, then cyrusv2 from mailertable will not be used for

mailertable is not consulted for domains in class {w}

>   bye & Thanks
>      av.


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