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Re: One machine, 2 IP #, multiple localnames: possible?
On Thu, Aug 19, 1999 at 01:30:18AM +0200, Geert Altena wrote:
> Geert Altena, <firstname.lastname@example.org>, wrote:
> > Matti Aarnio, <email@example.com>, wrote:
> > > On Wed, Aug 18, 1999 at 10:16:24PM +0200, Geert Altena wrote:
> > > > One linux box that listens to 2 IP numbers on eth0.
> > > ...
> > > > Would making Zmailer listen to both IPs/names mean simply adding
> > > > mail.something.baz.org and something.baz.org to the localnames file?
> > > To *listen* you don't need to touch anything, but
> > > to accept multiple domains as locals you need to
> > > list them at the 'localnames' file.
> > Done. It's indeed as I already thought... It was the double IP #
> > that worried me a bit...
> Something is odd...
> I ran "zmailer new-localnames" and i get a policy rejection on target
How about running: $MAILBIN/policy-builder.sh -n ?
"policy rejection" is a give-away for need of it.
> And the following error in the maillog.
> smtp; 500 (nameserver data inconsistency.
> No MX, no address: 'something.baz.org', errno=Success, gai_errno='name or
> service is not known')
This means the message got thru, and smtp transport agent is
trying to deliver it, but MX data after 'self pruning' is
an empty set, and no A record is present. A symptom that
'localnames' does not list 'something.baz.org' in it.
(With an A record the message could have been:
"Trying to talk with myself !")
> Could it be that the this is because the second IP corresponding to
> mail.something.baz.org is now the secondary IP on my Zmailer machine
> and that some DNS records needs to be updated or something?
/Matti Aarnio <firstname.lastname@example.org>