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Old 05-01-2013, 02:17 PM   #1
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Postfix relay issue

I am trying to figure out relay in postfix .
When i check my mail log it shows that the outgoing mail goes through but I don't see that in setup anywhere in postfix/ and relayhost is empty ( relayhost = ) so where is it getting this relay address from ? I can setup relayhost to different relay mailserver ( relay = )in and it will show that my outgoing mail changes to in mail log so where is this coming from when relayhost is empty in Thank you for your help.
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Do you have a transport file? - /etc/postfix/transport by default I think
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Is it really If it's your server actually sending out the email, the relay will be itself or depending on configuration.


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