[Mailman-Users] Mailman and Virtual Domains (one more try)

Matt Thoene matt at remedyx.com
Sat Jul 5 18:47:47 CEST 2003

On Wednesday, July 2, 2003 @ 9:13:46 AM [-0700], Matt Thoene wrote:

> I have done an exhaustive search of the archives/google and did find a
> few gems on virtual domains with mailman...but have only messed things
> up even further. Hopefully, someone can assist. First, my setup...

> Mandrake Linux 8.2
> Postfix version 2.0.4
> Mailman 2.1.2

> I have many many virtual domains on this machine. I currently have
> mailman running fine for just one of the domains, and would like to add
> the service for one of the others, possibly more in the future. I have
> read through the postfix.readme but I'm having trouble understanding all
> of the various pieces needed. First question...is there a good HOWTO or
> FAQ specifically for virtual domain support and Mailman? If not, can
> someone help me with the following questions?

> I have added to mm_cfg.py:

> MTA = 'Postfix'
> ['www.virtualdomain.tld','virtualdomain.tld']

> I have added to main.cf:

> virtual_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/virtual
>  hash:/var/www/html/mailman/data/virtual-mailman  <---added this line

> In virtual-mailman:

> info at virtualdomain.tld              info
> info-admin at virtualdomain.tld        info-admin
> info-bounces at virtualdomain.tld      info-bounces
> info-confirm at virtualdomain.tld      info-confirm
> info-join at virtualdomain.tld         info-join
> info-leave at virtualdomain.tld        info-leave
> info-owner at virtualdomain.tld        info-owner
> info-request at virtualdomain.tld      info-request
> info-subscribe at virtualdomain.tld    info-subscribe
> info-unsubscribe at virtualdomain.tld  info-unsubscribe

> In aliases:

> info:             "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman post info"
> info-admin:       "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman admin info"
> info-bounces:     "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman bounces info"
> info-confirm:     "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman confirm info"
> info-join:        "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman join info"
> info-leave:       "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman leave info"
> info-owner:       "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman owner info"
> info-request:     "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman request info"
> info-subscribe:   "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman subscribe info"
> info-unsubscribe: "|/var/www/html/mailman/mail/mailman unsubscribe info"

> I have postmap'd and newaliased, bin/genaliased, and postfix reloaded.
> Still doesn't work. Mail sent to "info at virtualdomain.tld" seems to just
> ignore mailman and gets sent to the admin address of the list.

> Does anybody see something I'm missing here?

I guess I'll try this one more time before giving up...does anyone see
something I'm doing wrong here? Thanks.


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