[Mailman-Users] Problem with Postfix + Mailman, "unresolved" aliases...
barry at python.org
Sun Apr 6 23:27:08 CEST 2003
On Thu, 2003-04-03 at 11:17, Emilio Giulio Orsenigo wrote:
> Hi all, i have a problem with my installation of Mailman on Postfix;
> That's the first time i try to install Mailman, so i've read all of the
> archives and FAQ's before deciding to post on this mailing list :(
Mailman 2.1 I'm guessing, right?
> The (weird) problem is simply this one: my postfix authenticate against a
> MySQL database, and there are the aliases too. Mailman had his own aliases
> file, to keep in synchro with postfix. I've configured Mailman (i think it
> is ok) so when i wrote to [list-name][at][domain] the MTA catch correctly
> the alias [list-name] in the aliases file. Now comes the trouble: the alias
> is in this form:
> pippo: "|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post pippo"
> [others follows]
> where "pippo" is the list name.
> So, i don't get mail delivered, and in the postfix logs i read:
> Apr 3 18:53:22 firewall postfix/local: D27286D464:
> to=<|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post pippo at ubris.org>,
> orig_to=<pippo at ubris.org>, relay=local, delay=0, status=bounced (unknown
> user: "|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman post pippo")
> just like it was searching a user called "|/usr/local/...blabla" !!!
It sounds to me like you haven't correctly set up Postfix's aliases_map
variable as described in the README.POSTFIX file.
More information about the Mailman-Users