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Installing SPF for Multiple domains

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dazh, Feb 28, 2006.

  1. dazh

    dazh Active Member

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    Hi all,

    OK I am having a problem with my customers sending emails to AOL. Alot of our customers have forums, so when there members subscribe to a thread they get an email everytime a post is made. We are starting to get bounce backs from AOL and when doing abit of looking into this I saw that AOL are using the SPF system.

    My question is how do I add the SPF records for certain domains. I have search through the forums and saw conflicting posts.

    Had anyone installed the records for multiple domains?


    Thanks in advance
     
  2. rustelekom

    rustelekom Well-Known Member
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    you may enable adding spf records in you dns zone templates (WHM ->DNS Functions ->Edit dns zone templates) for example like following:

    %domain%. IN TXT "v=spf1 mx"


    if you need add spf records to selected domain you may do this by editing approriate domain zone fils in WHM ->DNS Functions -> Edit DNS Zone
     
  3. SubZero

    SubZero Well-Known Member

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    this is wrong in means of cpanel exim operation... you must add the default IP of your server too..
     
  4. rustelekom

    rustelekom Well-Known Member
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    yes, in case if all emails sent from common hostname. of course above hostname should have spf records.
     
  5. lloyd_tennison

    lloyd_tennison Well-Known Member

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    Just remember that you cannot forward email with SPF set:

    From their site:

    http://www.openspf.org/faq.html#forwarding
     
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