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Re: my backup mail server isn't delivering by itself

From: Jay G. Scott <gl_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Oct 13 2010 - 17:49:43 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 12:47:55PM -0400, Wietse Venema wrote:
> Jay G. Scott:
> > relayhost = ns4.arlut.utexas.edu
> > transport_maps = hash:/VOLUMES/postfix/etc/pftransport
> > Mail leaving my site from ns6 should go straight
> > to ns4, and not touch mxhost1. It isn't.
>
> As documented, transport_maps overrides relayhost.
>
> Wietse

I tried this. I took put the reference to the transport map
in the main.cf, restarted postfix. (That is, I commented
out the parameter and restarted. postconf said that
transport_maps =
was empty.)

I'm still seeing mxhost1 get involved, on both inbound and
outbound mail.

Sorry to be a pest about this.

j.

-- Jay Scott 512-835-3553 gl@arlut.utexas.edu Head of Sun Support, Sr. System Administrator Applied Research Labs, Computer Science Div. S224 University of Texas at Austin