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I have installed postfix with dovecot and postfix admin and all seemed well at the beginning. I can log in with thunderbird and check the mailboxes (all empty now) and TRY to send mail, even TLS works. The problem comes when I try to send mail. This is the output of mail.log when I try to send mail from an address to the same address:

Nov 23 16:41:55 mailforge postfix/local[6322]: 297792467C: to=, relay=local, delay=0.01, delays=0/0/0/0.01, dsn=5.1.1, status=bounced (unknown user: "test") Nov 23 16:41:55 mailforge postfix/qmgr[6293]: 297792467C: removed

To me it looks like as if postfix tries to look for the user "test" while in the mysql database users are named as user@domain.xx . Where should I change this behaviour?

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why are you sending to "test" anyway? shouldn't you be sending to test@ domain.xx? –  Waleed Hamra Nov 24 '12 at 9:52
The message is sent from the test@domain.xx account using the same test@domain.xx address as recipient. No idea about why postfix looks for a "test" user and not for a "test@domain.xx". –  user146866 Nov 24 '12 at 17:49

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