[Mailman-Users] Modifying Mailman-generated virtuals file

Glenn Sieb ges+lists at wingfoot.org
Fri Oct 14 06:26:53 CEST 2005

Philip M. White said the following on 10/14/2005 12:09 AM:

>Hello, all.
>I've recently reconfigured my mail setup to separate the namespace of
>mailing lists versus regular users, so now both systems are considered
>"virtual aliases" by Postfix.
>Mailman works with this setup, but only after I edit its virtuals file
>to contain, for example, `list1234 at localhost' instead of just
>`list1234'.  Without this modification, Postfix rewrites the right-hand
>side to originate from my domain name, after which the message is stuck
>in the queue since the namespace separation prevents the new address
>from being recognized.
>So I wonder, is there any clean way of getting Mailman to append
>`@localhost' to every virtuals line?
Just guessing here..

Check the files in mailman/Mailman/MTA/ --They're probably good starting


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