On Tuesday 27 January 2004 1:57 pm, Tom Jackson wrote:
> I'm seeing a number of emails like [EMAIL PROTECTED] coming in to my
> server. They are from different users. Since the local user doesn't
> exist, qmail is attempting to bounce the message back to the sender.
> Most of these are failing, the messages are obviously spam.
> I'm running vpopmail on the domains in question. Is there any way to
> configure vpopmail or qmail to reject email if the local address doesn't
> exist, or to silently trash the email?
> tom jackson

Set your bounce option to delete. The .qmail-default file will look like
| /home/vpopmail/bin/vdelivermail '' delete

Or, try to apply the check user patch to the smtp server so the
email never makes it into your queue.

Ken Jones

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