Mailing List Message #6497
From: Michael Croft <>
Subject: Re: Everything else goes to....
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2000 21:59:20 -0500
To: SIMS Discussions <>
At 12:29 PM +1000 7/12/00, Wayne Irvine (you) said:
>I have set up a SIMS server at a clients office with 5 accounts.
>They are concerned that their clients might spell one of their names wrong
>and the mail might bounce.
>What they would like is for any mail coming to the server which matches the
>domain name, but doesn't match an account, to be diverted to a particular
>Any ideas?

You can do it with SIMS, but it is frequently considered a bad idea.

Stalker documents how to do this on their web documentation.

You can search the list archives for "unknown" or "unknown account" for
spirited discussion of the badness inherent in selecting this option.

Michael Croft                   "Prospice tibi--ut Gallia, tu quoque       in tres partes dividaris."          --Thomas Penfield Jackson (OK, not really...)
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