On Thursday 03 March 2005 06:43 pm, Tom Collins wrote: > On Mar 3, 2005, at 2:20 PM, Dave Goodrich wrote: > > I have several scripts that output data from my mail servers and I > > just add a .qmail-? file to /var/qmail/alias. > > I had an odd situation where this wasn't working for the output of some > cron jobs. > > Instead of a .qmail-fred in ~alias, I had to put the forwarding address > in ~fred/.qmail.
that's actually not odd behavior. If there's a fred system user, then mail to fred will be delivered to him. If there is not, then it will be delivered to ~alias/.qmail-fred of course, this is all overridden if there is a fred user in the /var/qmail/users/cdb somehow ;) -Jeremy -- Jeremy Kitchen ++ Systems Administrator ++ Inter7 Internet Technologies, Inc. [EMAIL PROTECTED] ++ www.inter7.com ++ 866.528.3530 ++ 815.776.9465 int'l kitchen @ #qmail #gentoo on EFnet IRC ++ scriptkitchen.com/qmail GnuPG Key ID: 481BF7E2 ++ jabber:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
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