Virtual domains and POP
Posted on 1998-06-10
I am trying to set up virtual domains on my linux box. So far, everything was ok (IP Aliasing, etc) but i have some troubles with POP/SMTP.
What i want :
Imagine 2 virtual domains : vh1.org and vh2.org
The directories are /home/vh1org for vh1.org and /home/vh2.org and of course they are in the /etc/passwd.
Each user of the domain ONLY use POP service (they cannot connect). I don't want them in the main /etc/passwd.
The same POP account must exist ex: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
The directory and POP accounts are located in the /home/virtual_domain/pop
ex: firstname.lastname@example.org receives his mail in /home/vh1org/pop/jo ...
The POP server must be able to read in this directory by looking at the domain or IP requested ...
The virtusertable by sendmail needs an entry (like jo-vh1org) in the /etc/passwd for each user of each virtual domain. I would prefer another solution.
How can i do that ?
Can someone help me to give me some solutions ?
Thank you very much