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Re: [TCLUG:6486] qmail, aliases, forwarding and

I'm not a qmail expert, but I know in sendmail, you could use procmail to
rewrite the 'To:' addresses before it forwarded it..

Nate Carlson
the infinite loop

On Mon, 14 Jun 1999, Bob Tanner wrote:

> Well, I am going to have to announce this earlier then I expected because I
> need help getting it to work. :-)
> Real Time went out and reg'd, to give the LUG a neutral domain
> name, plus to give a domain name with linux in it.
> I have setup a new machine with qmail and ezmlm for our mailing list and the
> plan was to migrate the subsribers, digests, archives and adminstrators over
> to the mn-linux box BUT still keep the old list addresses alive.
> So, and would BOTH
> work.
> I thought I could just put a forward into the
> machine to redirect all email to
>, that would take care of all the mail routing
> problems. But when I do forward using the .qmail files, I get the following
> message returned to me from the server:
> <snip>
> Hi. This is the qmail-send program at
> I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the following 
> addresses.
> This is a permanent error; I've given up. Sorry it didn't work out.
> <>:
> ezmlm-reject: fatal: List address must be in To: or Cc: (#5.7.0)
> [snip]
> It looks like ezmlm does not like messages forwarded to because the To:
> address has and not the list name it is
> looking for (
> Anyway to make ezmlm answer for both addresses?
> Is there another way/better way to setup qmail/ezmlm?
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