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Postfix - Handle Bounced Messages

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HI,

I am running Postfix on a FreeBSD server and the way bounced messages are currently handled is to forward them on to a catch-all email address. This is somewhat inefficient for us-especially considering the number of potential bounced messages. Is there a better way of handling this?

I am thinking it would be ideal if for undeliverable messages, they get logged into a database. Any suggestions are welcome.

Thanks.
-- Matt
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Suggestion: Stop using catchall and forget your worries.
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I made a perfect suggestion on catchall mailbox idea. Asker did not return.
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