John Schmerold via Exim-users <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am using Exim as a spam filter for a dozen domains, I store recipients
> in a recipients.txt using this directive
> require recipients = nwildlsearch;/etc/exim/recipients.txt
> I want to get abuse reports for all domains sent to me using this directive:
> abuse@* ab...@sample.com Tt
> I thought I could add this line to /etc/exim/recipients.txt:
> If I use *@whyme.com in recipients.txt, everything works fine, so I'm
> not sure why abuse@* wouldn't work.
that is how nwildlsearch works, see
You can either match exactly, or "the string may begin with an
asterisk to mean “ends with", or use a regex or use a nested lookup.
"Begins with" is not listed.
would probably work as pattern.
`What a good friend you are to him, Dr. Maturin. His other friends are
so grateful to you.'
`I sew his ears on from time to time, sure'
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