[GLLUG] Aliases with Debian Exim4

John Winters john at sinodun.org.uk
Thu May 16 18:10:49 UTC 2019

On 16/05/2019 18:52, Chris Bell wrote:
> On Thursday, 16 May 2019 18:01:57 BST John Winters via GLLUG wrote:
>> Hi Chris,
> In fact, even chrisbell is an alias for my real username, and that definitely 
> works. However I have created several usernames, including names which appear 
> in /etc/aliases, each has an identical /home/username/.forward file, and it is 
> only the ones also listed in /etc/aliases that appear not to work.
> There is a suggestion about using procmail, but I have not found any part of 
> the configuration that actually blocks the file, although mail to root is 
> blocked. Editing /etc/aliases to avoid the normal alias to root followed by an 
> alias from root to a real user did nothing. I have even tried chgrp to Debian-
> exim.
> The mail server should be happy to accept mail addressed to either its own 
> local address (rp35.lo3), chrisbell.org.uk, chrisbell.uk, or 
> chrisjbell.plus.com

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