[ILUG] [OT] Mail query
brendan.halpin at ul.ie
Fri Feb 10 13:42:38 GMT 2006
This is not a linux issue, but it does arise because I'm "fending
for myself" in UL as a result of not doing microsoft:
Is it normal practice for a mail server to
1: silently accept mail for a non-existent local user?
2: silently accept mail for a non-existent non-local domain?
3: not pass back error messages resulting from trying to relay to a
4: not pass back other error messages (e.g. SMTP level spam checks,
or no-such-user at the non-local domain)?
Brendan Halpin, Department of Sociology, University of Limerick, Ireland
Tel: w +353-61-213147 f +353-61-202569 h +353-61-338562; Room F2-025 x 3147
mailto:brendan.halpin at ul.ie http://www.ul.ie/sociology/brendan.halpin.html
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