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Old 04-04-2004, 01:39 PM   #1
speedgelb
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How to make Sendmail forward all incoming mail to localhost port 26 (Domino mail)


Here is my problem, I have sendmail configured with antispam software, etc on my server. I also have Lotus Domino for groupware/mail/etc. on the same machine, with the lotus smtp task listening on port 26 (since sendmail has 25).

How do I configure sendmail to deliver all incoming mail to localhost:26?

I have found a couple of howtos on the net but they all describe how to forward to another host and another port, and I just want to forward to another port, on the same host (localhost).

When I tried to do what they recommended I got the error "Mx problem, mail loops back....."
 
Old 04-04-2004, 04:07 PM   #2
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just configure the lotus thing to listen on 25 .

What is wrong with that?
(of course shutoff sendmail)
 
Old 04-04-2004, 04:41 PM   #3
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just configure the lotus thing to listen on 25 .

What is wrong with that?
(of course shutoff sendmail)
whell, I want sendmail to act as incoming relay since I have configured MailScanner, Spamassassin with sendmail. I donīt rely on lotus antispam / antirelay protection, so there is why I want sendmail to take care of everything first.
 
Old 09-27-2013, 10:18 AM   #4
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appearantly didn't understand the question

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just configure the lotus thing to listen on 25 .

What is wrong with that?
(of course shutoff sendmail)
speedgelb asked about feeding incoming mail through sendmail in order to apply spam and/or virus scanning to that mail then pass it along to Domino.

There are, perhaps, ways to get Domino to pass mail through clamav, spamassassin, amavis, etc. but I haven't found any. I also do not know of any reasonably priced spam/virus tools for Domino. I used a tool many, many years ago but it altered all email and it appeared to be from the virus scanner - NOT an option.


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