[Kolab-devel] [issue576] header check too strict --> lost mails

Martin Konold kolab-issues at intevation.de
Sun Dec 12 22:26:49 CET 2004

New submission from Martin Konold <martin.konold at erfrakon.de>:

I just upgraded Kolab 2 server on our test server and noticed that the from 
header check is too strict disallowing mails from cron running on localhost to 
the user root. 
This problem leads to lost mails. 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/smtpd[21269]: disconnect from 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/smtp[21266]: 29F056488: 
to=<kolab at kolab.erfrakon.com>, relay=[], delay=1, status=sent 
(250 2.6.0 Ok, id=14188-09, from MTA: 250 Ok: queued as D147064A1) 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/qmgr[6766]: 29F056488: removed 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/pipe[21271]: D147064A1: 
to=<kolab at kolab.erfrakon.com>, relay=kolabfilter, delay=1, status=bounced 
(service unavailable. Command output: Invalid From: header.  
root at kolab.erfrakon.com (Cron Daemon) does not match envelope 
unknown at kolab.erfrakon.com ) 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/cleanup[21265]: 44979649A: 
message-id=<20041212212009.44979649A at kolab.erfrakon.com> 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/qmgr[6766]: 44979649A: from=<>, 
size=3718,nrcpt=1 (queue active) 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/qmgr[6766]: D147064A1: removed 
Dec 12 22:20:09 kolab <info> postfix/lmtp[21276]: 44979649A: 
to=<unknown at kolab.erfrakon.com>, 
relay=/kolab/var/kolab/lmtp[/kolab/var/kolab/lmtp], delay=0, status=bounced 
(host /kolab/var/kolab/lmtp[/kolab/var/kolab/lmtp] said: 550-Mailbox unknown.  
Either there is no mailbox associated with this 550-name or you do not have 
authorization to see it. 550 5.1.1 User unknown (in reply to RCPT TO command))

assignedto: steffen
messages: 3268
nosy: martin, steffen
priority: urgent
status: unread
title: header check too strict --> lost mails
topic: proko2, server
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