From: Wietse Venema (no email)
Date: Wed Aug 15 2007 - 11:04:16 EDT
martin f krafft:
> also sprach Wietse Venema <> [2007.08.15.1621 +0200]:
> > As Noel says, the Postfix SMTP server searches local/virtual alias
> > tables for a match of the RCPT TO address.
> > It does not verify if the TARGET of aliasing (i.e. the right-hand
> > side) exists
> However, I do not understand why something like
> is not enough for postfix to validate <anything>@foo.org. After all,
As hinted at above, a virtual alias @foo.org will match any RCPT
TO addres in foo.org, and therefore the Postfix SMTP server will
consider the RCPT TO address as "valid".