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Koustubha Kale wrote:
> Question is why it causes "mail is looping" bounces with vdelivermail
> 5.4.27 and why not in 5.4.9 when both are receiving exactly the same
> headers? And what can I do to get it working in 5.4.27? ( The setup has
> been running past few years perfectly and still does with everything
> upgraded except vpopmail )
> Also yourself and anybody else with experience in running a similar
> setup please share how you would set things up to overcome this
> difficulty I am having.
This is what is happening. Your primary server accepts, adds a Delivered-To
header, and saves. Your 'branch' server picks it up and qmail-smtpd sees
the Delivered-To header and rejects the message because it thinks the message
is looping. This is what it's supposed to do. In a normal delivery situation,
this would protect your system from poorly configured delivery paths that could
cause a loop.
The solution is to make sure there is no Delivered-To header. Whether or
not your method of getting the message from the primary MX to the 'branch'
servers removes this header is what's in question.
Fix that, and you'll fix the problem.
Matt Brookings <m...@inter7.com> GnuPG Key D9414F70
Software developer Systems technician
Inter7 Internet Technologies, Inc. (815)776-9465
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