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if I look at mail.log, the following appears when a mail comes in:-
Dec 3 05:17:14 smithers postfix/smtpd: connect from 51.18.stillsave.com[126.96.36.199]
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/smtpd: 447D2278071: client=51.18.stillsave.com[188.8.131.52]
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/cleanup: 447D2278071: message-id=<ULfbjbgeamcacJQ@stillsave.com>
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/qmgr: 447D2278071: from=<firstname.lastname@example.org>, size=3684, nrcpt=1 (queue active)
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/local: warning: dict_nis_init: NIS domain name not set - NIS lookups disabled
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/local: 447D2278071: to=<email@example.com>, relay=local, delay=0.32, delays=0.26/0.01/0/0.05, dsn=2.0.0, status=sent (delivered to command: IFS=' ' && exec /usr/bin/procmail -f- || exit 75 #paul)
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/qmgr: 447D2278071: removed
Dec 3 05:17:15 smithers postfix/smtpd: disconnect from 51.18.stillsave.com[184.108.40.206]
I can't see where procmail is being configured (I actually do want it, but I'm not sure if the "delivered to command" is correct or not.) I thought the home_mailbox setting in main.cf would get Maildirs to work, but...
Can anyone help?
P.S. once I get it working, is there any way I can get the system to re-process the /var/mail/<user> files into the various Maildirs?
Also, (I forgot to ask) is there an easy way I can get the /var/mail/<user> file(s) that have been created whilst the problem has existed to be re-processed through the system so they go to the correct place(s) (i.e. into the Maildirs)