[Dovecot] Dovecot 1.2.12 + Postfix + virtual domains: delivering to system users

Simone Caruso info at simonecaruso.com
Fri Dec 31 17:20:48 EET 2010

On 31/12/2010 10:18, Ran Talbott wrote:
 >     Mail to vmail bounces
Have a look in the log file... mails bounce because of postfix, not dovecot:
"Recipient address rejected: User unknown in virtual mailbox table"

 > In a nutshel:  it appears Dovecot can't deliver to sysem users at all (Postfix
 > is taking care of "ran"), and the mere presence of a "passdb shadow" causes
 > the DAP lookups to go awry.

For local delivery u don't need dovecot lda, let postfix do it.

Simone Caruso
IT Consultant

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