Mailing List Message #12467
From: Technical Support <>
Subject: Re: Router bug? Relaying user%domain@mydomain
Date: Wed, 05 Feb 2003 11:25:35 +0300
To: SIMS Discussions <>
Hello, on 04.02.2003 20:22, Ernst Mulder at wrote:

> Hello,
> We've been added to ORBS because our mail server(s) allows third-party
> relaying.
> Some facts:
> <*> = * ; For local delivery

Note, that account-level routing records (like above) do have a side effect
of 'blessing' the relay operation as safe. If the server name in SIMS
General settings is not (e.g. then the router
record =

will ensure local delivery for domain without side effects.

> Relay for Clients Only = ON
> Verify Return Paths = ON
> Client Hosts contains only local addresses
> TEST RESULTS (Using the Router Test, or by ORBS)
> in:
> out: marvin at SMTP( (safe)
> And indeed it does relay the message outside!!!!
> What can I do about it? On first view it really seems to be a router bug. Am
> I correct?
> The only temporary workaround I found is to add the following to the router:
> <*> = error
> But this is a) stupid and b) I'd have to add these lines for all known root
> domains!
> Ernst Mulder

Best regards,
Dmitry Akindinov

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