[Mailman-Users] Virtual hosts
msapiro at value.net
Tue Apr 10 19:13:17 CEST 2007
Brad Knowles wrote:
>Most likely the desired virtual host name is a CNAME alias for the
>real canonical name. The RFCs require that all CNAME aliases be
>resolved into their true canonical names, before delivering the
>message. The solution is to remove the CNAME records and have the
>desired virtual host name resolve directly to an IP address record
>(either an IPv4 "A" record, or an IPv6 "AAAA" record).
Thanks Brad. Now that you mention it, I recall seeing this on the list
several times before.
>I believe that all this is documented in the FAQ.
It isn't AFAICT. I was going to add it, but I am looking for a specific
RFC reference. I have looked at several RFCs and I don't see anything
that talks about rewriting domains in headers. All I found was RFC
1123 (STD 3), sec 5.2.2 which requires that canonical names, not
aliases, be used in MAIL and RCPT commands. Can you tell me where to
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