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Domain pointer to subdomain, email problems

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussions' started by mpope2, Feb 15, 2002.

  1. mpope2

    mpope2 Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    Currently, when I want to set somebody up who wants multiple domain names, I set up 1 account, and then add subdomains. So, if the person wants the main domain to be &maindomain.com& and also wants &2nddomain.com& and &3rddomain.com&, I would setup an account of &maindomain.com&, and then setup 2 subdomains &2nddomain.maindomain.com& and &3rddomain.maindomain.com&. Then, I point the domain names to these subdomains.

    Now, I want to forward all email from these domain names to the main account. I thought it would be as simple as adding an entry into /etc/valiases, but this does not appear to be working. How would I set these domains up so that they will point to the main account?

    Thanks!
     
  2. H2Hosting.com

    H2Hosting.com Well-Known Member

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    1) create &2nddomain.com& file in /etc/valiases/
    2) add line &*: main@email.com&
    3) add line &2nddomain.com& in /etc/localdomains
    4) add line &2nddomain.com: main_username& in /etc/userdomains
     
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