[Mailman-Users] Domain is rewritten

Jon Carnes jonc at nc.rr.com
Mon Sep 2 00:56:18 CEST 2002

This is definitely a Postfix issue, and is easily overcome if you read
the docs for Postfix. Postfix allows you to specify the hostname used by
the MTA and further allows you to customize that based on individual
email addresses (something that Sendmail needs to use the Generics table

Jon Carnes
On Sun, 2002-09-01 at 10:59, Fredrik Rambris wrote:
> Hi!
> I have installed postfix and tested att local delivery works just fine.
> Postfix installed from source.
> Mailinglist delivery also works (the mails get to their destination) but
> the domain is rewritten. Mailman installed from the RPM supplied by Red
> Hat in RHL 7.3.
> I know this may be an MTA issue but I thought that this may be a common
> error amongst mailman users.
> The hostname is mail.domain.tld and that is what postfix is configured
> as myhostname (postfix/main.cf). I've added another A record in the DNS
> to lists.domain.tld. I've added lists.domain.tld to the mydestination
> (again, postfix/main.cf). When I manually connect to port 25 and send
> mail from test at lists.domain.tld the mail gets to it's destination with
> test at lists.domain.tld as it's sender. But when mailman sends mails they
> get rewritten to test at mail.domain.tld. The entries in the maillog looks
> similar.
> Have anyone a solution to my problem?
> / Fredrik
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