[Dovecot] Forwarding with Dovecot
skdovecot at smail.inf.fh-brs.de
Mon Mar 2 09:46:08 EET 2009
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On Fri, 27 Feb 2009, Sawtooth500 wrote:
> user's home directory, and in the .forward file I put
> destination_email_address email at example.com.
I'd think the line should list email addresses only, but I don't use
> Well, it got delivered to the forwarded email just fine. But the sender also
> got an undeliverable email from the dovecot mailbox and a copy was not saved
> in the dovecot mailbox. I need emails forwarded, and a copy saved in the
> dovecot mailbox.
So, if you remove the ".forward" file, messages get delivered into the
What's the wording of the undeliverable error? With sendmail you would get
something like "destination_email_address: no such user", because you try
to forward the mail to a local user named "destination_email_address".
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