postfix postmap, when to use
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Sun Jul 4 07:29:19 PDT 2004
"dave" <dmehler26 at woh.rr.com> writes:
> I've got a confusion issue, regarding postfix's postmap and when to use
> it. I've read some documentation that suggests you don't need to run it when
> making regexp or pcre map types such as in header_checks, yet the
> header_checks file supplied with postfix 2.1 suggests to run it. In addition
> hash and other types i'm similar confused. Has this changed from 2.0 to 2.1?
I don't actually understand the question, but I'll take a try at
The postmap command is what creates the databases from the source
files that you create for the maps. Regular expressions are normally
used in the source files as a syntax for the entries.
I suggest asking postfix questions on the postfix lists...
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