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Re: Deliver mail to multiple queues

From: Victor Duchovni <Victor.Duchovni_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Oct 07 2010 - 21:26:09 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 05:22:14PM -0400, Wietse Venema wrote:

> > If you need to read mail for several mailboxes during the down-time, bcc
> > a copy of the mail for just those recipients to an alternate location,
> > which will not be down. All other mail can queue for the usual destination
> > to be back up.
>
> /etc/postfix/main.cf:
> sender_bcc_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/sender_bcc
>
> /etc/postfix/sender_bcc:
> you@some.example.com you@other.example.com
>
> This will keep your mail flowing to the alternate site even
> when the mailbox server is down.

Perhaps, "recipient_bcc_maps", rather than "sender_bcc_maps", but the
idea is the same.

-- Viktor.