Mailing List Message #14272
From: Warren Michelsen <>
Subject: Re: Spam and account problems
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2004 11:42:58 -0700
To: SIMS Discussions <>
At 8:37 PM -0500 2/13/04, Bill Cole wrote:
>At 5:31 PM -0800 2/13/04, Alex Wellerstein  imposed structure on a stream of electrons, yielding:
>>Here's a question: Do I even need to have an account for a name if it is
>>just a forwarding name via the Router? That is, do I need to keep a
>>webmaster account if my router says "webmaster = my_main_email"?
>No, but you cannot delete postmaster. It is special. Even if it forwards via the router, SIMS needs the account to exist for administration of the server.

Ummm..., no. I deleted the postmaster account on day one, years ago, and admin the server through another account. Any account can be allowed to admin the server.

My postmaster accounts exist only in the router.

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