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Procedure to forward root email to external email

I would like to forward the emails received by root to an external email on an Ubuntu node. I have seen this post, but it does not explain much about the procedure to follow. There are some other ...
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How do I set up my MX records to properly forward mail to my Gmail account?

So I have to confess that I'm not a network admin so my knowledge of DNS is very limited, and I think I've screwed something up. I own a domain--let's call it mydomain.com. I had my hosting provider ...
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Forward incoming mail on Linux server?

I am trying to set up mail forwarding on a new server of mine. For example, I want emailaddress@mydomain.com to forward all email sent to it to, say, otheremail@gmail.com. I do not need/want to be ...
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Scripted forwarding for Outlook 2003

We have a staff member in sales who has gone onto a 4 day week (getting ready for retirement), so each Thursday afternoon her email needs to be forwarded to another user and each Friday afternoon it ...
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Server-side redirect does not work on auto-forwarded e-mails

I am trying to set up automatic forwarding of specific e-mails to an external address. Scenario: Company A (e.g. me) is responsible for a certain function at large company B. One of the ...
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SPF hardfail and DKIM failure when recipient has e-mail forwarding

I configured hardfail SPF for my domain and DKIM message signing on my SMTP server. Since this is the only SMTP server that should be used for outgoing mail from my domain, I didn't foresee any ...
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Simple SMTP server which can redirect all mail to single address?

We're in the process of setting up a continuous-integration server (Hudson running on CentOS5), and some of our unit tests will cause email to be sent. We'd like to configure the server so that all ...
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Postfix forwarding to GMail address

I configured postfix to forward mail to external addresses (mostly GMail): user1@mydomain.com user1@gmail.com user2@mydomain.com user2@gmail.com office@mydomain.com user1@gmail.com, ...
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What should I use for a forwarding only mail server?

I have a VPS running ubuntu 11.10 for a Django app, I want to be able to handle the email for one specific domain (already have the reverse lookup setup with the ISP for that domain), all I'm doing is ...
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How to prevent your mail gateways from being blocked due to spam being sent via mail forwarding

We allow users to forward their e-mail to external addresses. From time to time, our mail gateway appliances' anti-spam engine computes a large spam campaign targeted to our users as a ...
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How can I forward mail while saving a copy using postfix and mysql?

I'm migrating email from old Plesk installations to custom built Ubuntu server running iRedMail (postfix/amavisd/dovecot/etc). I'm using postfixadmin to administrate all domains and a mysql backend. ...
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postfix: Forward undeliverable mail to another server for same domain

I recently did some work for somebody, and as a side, he asked me if it was possible to have postfix forward mail from one server to another for the same domain. For example, let's say his domain is ...
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setup postfix or equiv to only forward to new address

Is there a dead easy way to set up an MTA to only redirect incoming mail user@mydomain.com -> myCheapGmailAccount@gmail.com Yes, I've tried various postfix guides but I'm lost in configuration. ...
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Mass-Forward Email in Exchange 2003

I've got an Exchange 2003 account that was once set to forward to an external address but got disabled at some point. That external user now wants the forwarding turned back on and everything in the ...
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Cross forwarding mail between two users in Postfix?

Say I want users A and B to receive each other's mail under Postfix. Is there a way to set this up as root? My first approach hasn't worked. Namely, under /etc/aliases, the following: A: A, B B: B, A ...
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How I (simply) Forward All Incoming Email to an External Address (ie. Gmail)?

With Google Apps no longer being free for small businesses/teams, I'm left pointing my MX records at my application server. I'd still like to receive email at a Gmail address sent to the domain ...
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Preventing out of office storms Exchange 2010, OWA and Auto Forward to a group

In my organization we have a group mailbox for a particular function. The actual function is preformed by 15 - 20 individuals on a rotating basis. The group mailbox serves as a record for all e-mail ...
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Original sender is not correctly identified when spam is forwarded

I have a forwarding rule with Postfix that forwards all messages to my main email address. When a spam message is sent to one of my emails, it is forwarded but the sender is shown as being the ...
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Email forwarding over windows and iis7

I am trying to make a mail piping sytem work and I am having trouble as I am not used to working with IIS7 over Windows. The official documentation talks about how to do it with Cpanel and X3 skin, ...
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Does forwarding Email leak the destination address to the public?

Let's say I have a forward for my domain.com: email@domain.com -> my_personal@email.com Now that there is this record, is my personal email known to the public?
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Google Apps email forwarding to a mailbox within the same domain

It's either me or this feature doesn't work. I have a Google Apps account (non-paid) for example.com set up fine and dandy. Among other addresses, there are support@ and employee@. Now I want to ...
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Email Forwarding to Gmail using Exim4

I'm trying to host my own email forwarding for my domain on a small VPS but am having some odd problems getting forwarding to work. I am using exim4 on Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and all of my packages are ...
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Forwarding email isn't working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I can't send email from my server to gmail addresses I have a VPS server that I host some domains on for myself and clients. A client wants a catch-all on a domain ...
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How to change EXIM mail server to send to new mx record?

Our website uses the wordpress contact forms 7 plugin to send emails. These are for people who want us to contact them. This just uses the default MTA on our server which is exim. Everything worked ...
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Exim4: Configure catchall on multiple domains to forward mail to external addresses

UPDATE: Thanks for responses on this but I'm going to drop exim and try Postfix. My question is pretty similar to this one. I want to configure exim4 (on ubuntu 10.04) to forward/redirect all e-mail ...
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Exchange Server 2007 Forwarding Circles

I asked a question quite a while ago about two members of an organization who wanted to receive all of each other's emails, and yet maintain seperate mailboxes. (so all emails to mike@company get sent ...
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Forwarding with Exim routers and transports

I wrote 2 routers to take care of forwarding in one of my mail server: virtual_aliases_nostar: driver = redirect allow_defer allow_fail require_files = "+/var/auth/valiases/$domain" data = ...
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Set up a forwarding mailbox in qmail?

setting up a simple mailserver to forward all messages sent to one address to gmail. So far I have a file /var/qmail/mailnames/myserver.com/username/.qmail with a single line: ...
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Simple Email Fowarding

Is there a program that handle smtp that has one and only one function: foward email from one email address to another email address? I know that this can be done using virtusertable with sendmail. ...
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Simple SMTP server for alias based forwarding

I'm looking for a SMTP server that will just be used to forward a few email addresses. Two requirements: Easy to install and configure on Ubuntu. Has an aliases file that is easy to automatically ...
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Host without a valid MX still seems to receive mail. How?

One of our clients owns the domain some-domain.org. This domain is not maintained by us, and I am wondering if I am overlooking something: our client has a forwarder setup for this domain (IE. ...
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In postfix, how can I override catch all to keep one account's mail local?

To catch all mail sent to myexample.com and forward it to another address we use the following in virtual: @myexample.com myexample@gmail.com However, we would like to keep all mail sent locally to ...
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Postfix crashing on start-up. Why?

I'm using Debian 6, Postfix 2.9.6 and I want to avoid using MySQL for this, if possible. Here is the appropriate part from main.cf virtual_alias_domains = example1.com example2.com virtual_alias_maps ...
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How to forward to dynamically determined addresses with Postfix?

Each message to a local user must go to an address that is obtained by running an external command. That command will look at the local address tag, make API calls to several processes, and then ...
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Exchange 2010 email forward with filter

Is it possible to create an on-server rule to distribute/forward incoming email to certain mailboxes based on sender's email address. Example, user1@domain.com sends an email to @user2@domain.com, ...
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exchange 2010 email forward

I have an Exchange 2010 server with an AD account and mailbox which I wish to forward all the email to external non domain email address (gmail for example). When I go to forwarding options in the ...
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How can I forward certain emails based on header information with Postfix?

We receive service requests via a particular email. The request is then forwarded to other addresses, using an entry in virtual_alias_maps. Upon seeing the word "EMERGENCY" in the subject line of a ...
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Prevent spam being forwarded by Postfix (while locally delivered to a Junk folder)

We have a pretty standard Postfix/Amavis setup where we use the Dovecot LDA to deliver mail locally. Amavis passed spam mail and we use Sieve to drop it in the Junk folder of the user. The problem is ...
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squirrelmail plugin - Autoresponder / Mail Forwarding

I set up Postfix with Dovecot and installed Squirrelmail for the end-users. I installed the Squirrelmail plug-in 'Autoresponder / Mail Forwarding or vacation', but when I try to save an auto respond ...
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Mail forwarding

I have domain for example: example.com, I registered it, then i create dns record in zoneedit.com When i ping example.com, it's ping 127.0.0.1 it's ok. Then i create mail forwarding from ...
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E-mail alias, bandwidth usage

I had simple mail server and my question is about bandwidth usage of e-mail aliases. So i had eq danny@mysvr.com foward: danny@gmail.com And question is mail demon do: [MAIL] -> @mysvr.com /* ...
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Forward only email containing attachments [closed]

Is it possible to create rules on an exchange server so that if an email with an attachment is sent to *@*.com the email will then be redirected to **@**.com and ***@***.com ?? Google hasn't helped ...
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Deliver mail both locally and forwarding the mail

I have a debian server which uses exim4 as mta and courier-imap to allow users to read main. Mail is usually either delivered locally or an aliases file is used to forward mail to another adress. e.g. ...
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Monitoring emails sent from Outlook

I support somewhere around 50 users doing both help desk as well as server administration. Just recently a manager was suspicious that their employee was automatically forwarding all of his ...
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Email forwarding through Exchange, now we're getting flagged as spam

Our email server is Exchange 2003 in an AD network. Our spam filter is Trend Micro's ScanMail. We are giving our sales reps a company email address and then forwarding all of it to their personal ...
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mdadm can send mail but smartd cannot

I use nullmailer to forward root's mail to a smarthost. When mail to root from mdadm reaches my inbox, syslog looks like this: nullmailer[1502]: Trigger pulled. nullmailer[1502]: Rescanning queue. ...
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Is forwarding mail from my domain to my gmail account a bad idea? [closed]

I just configured my exim mail server to forward *@mydomain.com to my gmail account. But then I found some forums mentioning this is a bad idea. Google could eventually blacklist mydomain.com. ...
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Forward e-mail to multiple addresses with conditions

I need to forward e-mails to different mail accounts by different conditions. The aim is to create mail notification scheme for my company. I'd like to setup server on dedicated mail domain for it. Is ...
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Postfix forwarding to email addresses in /etc/passwd

If one maintains a database of emails in /etc/passwd how can Postfix be configured to forward email to those?
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Forwarding spam from gmail to email gateway for anti-spam testing

Is it possible to forward all emails that end up in my gmail spam folder to another email address? We're standing up a new anti-spam email gateway and need to generate some real email for testing ...