Re: Fetchmail trouble with mailing lists
This is one of the interesting features of Fetchmail.
You say you are using Fetchmail with a multidrop mailbox. It may be
that Fetchmail is not looking for the correct header to determine the
address to deliver to. Look in the fetchmail man pages in the sections
on "envelope" and "Header vs Envelope Addresses". Check the headers of
delivered messages to see what your ISP uses.
Erik Dörnbach wrote:
I'm having a Debian Sarge box here running fetchmail, sendmail, spamass-milter. Mail
retrieved by fetchmail from 2 multidrop POP accounts is delivered to local sendmail (for
spam check) and then forwarded via mailertable to an Exchange server. Everything on the
Debian box are official (well, testing) debs.
When any user on the Exchange is subscribed to a mailing list just like this, mail will be
delivered localy on the Debian box to the account set as postmaster in the global
fetchmailrc (running daemon mode btw). The original reciever's address is neither seen in
any logfiles or in the postmaster mbox, just the ml address (which can ofcourse not be
What did I miss here?
Any suggestions appreciated...