[Mailman-Users] what is a virtual domain?
hawat.thufir at gmail.com
Fri Nov 16 04:38:12 CET 2012
How does a virtual domain differ from a domain?
6.1.2 Virtual domains
Note: This section describes how to integrate Mailman with Postfix for
automatic generation of Postfix virtual_alias_maps for Mailman list
addresses. Mailman's support of virtual domains is limited in that list
names must be globally unique within a single Mailman instance, i.e., two
lists may not have the same name even if they are in different domains.
What I'm looking to do is to use postfix "vanity domains". A vanity domain
is the same thing as a virtual domain? These are syntactically valid
"Postfix on hosts without a real Internet hostname
This section is for hosts that don't have their own Internet hostname.
Typically these are systems that get a dynamic IP address via DHCP or via
Such as those available for free from no-ip.com? On no-ip.com it's just
called a host, and you can add hosts from a drop down of domains which
no-ip.com owns. I would call it a sub-domain. The lingo is throwing me a
In this event, just enter the FQDN from no-ip.com into mailman and let
postfix handle the rest?
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