Proper setting for smtp_from in new trac instance?
On Wed, 30 May 2012 13:41:09 -0500
"Jason L Tibbitts III" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Perhaps I missed it but I didn't see any kind of guide to setting up a
> new fedorahosted trac instance so I copied from one other trac where I
> have privileges. That trac has smtp_from set to
> The problem with this is that some hosts appear to do SMTP callouts
> and reject messages sent with that setting:
> May 29 04:42:36 hosted03.vpn.fedoraproject.org postfix/smtpd:
> NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from XXX: 550 5.1.1 <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Recipient address rejected: User unknown in local recipient table;
> from=<> to=<email@example.com> proto=SMTP helo=XXX
> infradead.org is one such host that does this, but it is not the only
> It appears that several trac instances are using this setting.
> Should I be using something else or is it possible to get an alias
> from trac@ to nobody@ set up so that this will work?
Yeah, I have added a alias to send trac to /dev/null... so hopefully it
will work now.
Please let me know if it doesn't or needs further adjustment.
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