[Herts] black hole emails

Terrence Houlahan info at F1-IT.com
Tue Feb 7 15:16:29 GMT 2006

Hi Tony-

use the destination user as "error:nouser" (w/out the quotation marks. 
That should solve your problem.  When Mailserver receives anything 
addressed to the problem address, it will bounce to the sender as 

Between the holidays and my wife ordering me to Salsa dancing classes on 
Wednesdays, haven't made many LUG meetings lately, but hopefull will 
make tomorrow's.  BTW, how are you getting on w/ your Vigor 2600 router? 
  I was in Prague last week and needed to access some info on my server 
and VPN'd into it from the SAS Radisson in Prague sans probleme.  good 
bit of kit for the price.


Tony Friis wrote:
> Hi all
> Does anyone know how to send an email to oblivion?
> I have an ISP who lets me use any number of emails in front of my domain 
> name, such as this at friis.co.uk that at friis.co.uk or theother at friis.co.uk 
> one or two of these (say that at friis.co.uk) now collect so much spam I 
> just want to throw them all away. At present I use an email rule in 
> Thunderbird to send them straight to trash, but I still have to empty 
> them from the trash.
> My ISP lets me redirect any particular address like that at friis.co.uk 
> wherever I want, I was hoping to redirect it to somewhere like - perhaps
>     blackhole at null.com
> but I don't know if there is any such email address?
> Has anyone heard of such an address, or any other ideas
> Tony
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