From: fakessh on
hi all
hi wieste
hi all users of this list
hi much many people

good god, I come with the same question
I always wonder how to build a catch-all
I asked the same question on the list dovecot
after discussion, it appears that the work of a local delivery agent could
not have catch-all

the mailing list are to share knowledge

ps : god bless all them
its my proper thinks

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: [Dovecot] catch-all not working with postfix dovecot lda
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2010 12:39:24 +1000
From: Noel Butler <noel.butler(a)>
To: Dovecot Mailing List <dovecot(a)>

On Fri, 2010-04-16 at 03:50 +0200, fakessh wrote:

> On Fri, 16 Apr 2010 01:53:32 +0200, Pascal Volk
> <user+dovecot(a)> wrote:
> > On 04/16/2010 01:18 AM fakessh wrote:
> >> how to build a catch-all with dovecot lda
> >> the question then. is not a postfix issue
> >
> > Still a Postfix issue.
> > Dovecot doesn't know anything about 'spammy catch all accounts'. Your
> > MTA has to expand the the catch all address to an address which is
> > by Dovecot.
> >
> >
> > Regards,
> > Pascal
> could very well via a parameter in dovecot.conf accept unknown users.
> a small patch
> a small patch party
> thanks for advise

This is *NOT* the job of dovecot (or ANY delivery agent), it is the job
of your MTA, in your ,case postfix, please keep to the postfix list on
this question as that is where the issue is.