Re: [Exim] Redirection to MS Exchange from exim on Linux

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Author: Slava Voronin
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To: Jim Tittsler
CC: exim-users
Subject: Re: [Exim] Redirection to MS Exchange from exim on Linux
Should I still have the entry for MX record in DNS Database for both mail
servers like this?
xxx.com    MX preference = 10, mail exchanger = mail.xxx.com
xxx.com    MX preference = 50, mail exchanger = mail2.xxx.com


Thanks Jim for your previous help.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Tittsler" <jwt-exim@???>
To: "Slava Voronin" <svoronin@???>
Sent: Saturday, May 27, 2000 4:56 PM
Subject: Re: [Exim] Redirection to MS Exchange from exim on Linux


> On Sat, May 27, 2000 at 04:30:27PM -0700, Slava Voronin wrote:
> > I installed exim on Linux Box as mail servler -- mail.xxx.com.
> > We also have NT which is running MS Exchange -- mail2.xxx.com.
> > Both mail servers are on the same domain -- xxx.com.
> >
> > My setup is like this:
> > All emails go to users on linux box with exim. But some users
> > don't exist on linux, only on MS Exchange (NT box).
> >
> > Is it possible to configure exim to get emails for users on linux
> > box and if they don't exist on Linux box (/etc/passwd), then
> > redirect the emails to MS Exchange on NT box? My question
>
> One possibility is to use a final "catchall" director that takes any

unknown
> address and sends it on to mail2.xxx.com:
>
> catch_all:
> driver=smartuser
> new_address=${local_part}@???
>
> That must be the last director, so that only if none of the others handle
> the mail, it will readdress it to the other machine.
>
> --
> Jim Tittsler, Tokyo
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