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I would like to forward all email sent to non-existant users on my fedora server to my gmail account. Is there a simple way to do this?

How would I forward all email?

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Did you try to read Postfix docs? Postfix Virtual Domain Hosting Howto is your best friend, Mail forwarding domains chapter, if I'll show topic-for-you

 1 /etc/postfix/main.cf:
 2     virtual_alias_domains = example.com ...other hosted domains...
 3     virtual_alias_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/virtual
 5 /etc/postfix/virtual:
 6     postmaster@example.com postmaster
 7     joe@example.com        joe@somewhere
 8     jane@example.com       jane@somewhere-else
 9     # Uncomment entry below to implement a catch-all address
10     # @example.com         jim@yet-another-site

Line 10: The commented out entry (text after #) shows how one would implement a catch-all virtual alias that receives mail for every example.com address not listed in the virtual alias file

RTFM, "postmaster"

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I wanted to forward mail from any domain. –  Richard - Rogue Wave Limited Mar 1 '12 at 14:07
@Richard-RogueWaveLimited - add one wildcarded alias for every domain in virtual_alias_domains –  Lazy Badger Mar 1 '12 at 14:19

Set "mydestination=" in main.cf to include the domains that you receive mail for. You will need to make sure that each of those resolves correctly in DNS, I believe.

Then add or edit "virtual_alias_maps" in main.cf to look like this:

virtual_alias_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/virtual

Then add the domains to /etc/postfix/virtual:

@example.org     you@gmail.com
@someotherdomain.com   you@gmail.com

run postmap /etc/postfix/virtual

and restart postfix if you edited main.cf at all.

This will forward mail sent to example.org and someotherdomain.com to your gmail account.

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