Forward Email in qmail on centos-Easy way to configure for beginners

forward email in qmailQmail is second most popular MTA in this universe. I have install qmail in one of my server for mail server . In my server there are more than 50 users. I need to forward mail from one account to another account which we can do by following steps.

1.Find out where you maildirectory is .
E.G.   /home/vpopmail/bin/vuserinfo [email protected]

It will show the directory where you mail stores as ,

dir:       /home/vpopmail/domains/3/
quota:     NOQUOTA
usage:     NOQUOTA

2. Now go to that mail directory as below.

 cd /home/vpopmail/domains/3/

Now type “ls” which will display directories and files of the current folder. This is where you should create a forward file to forward from one address to another address.

E.g.   vi .qmail

It will open and put your forward address in this file as below.

[email protected]

Now try sending one test mail you should receive both addressess.


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