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Duplicate email problem

If you start getting a duplicate email message, the problem might be that virtual_aliases_nostar should come before virtual_aliases. Using your favorite Linux text editor, you need to edit /etc/exim.conf file

Find the directive virtual_aliases_nostar which is set to unseen so that forwarders with pop accounts get a local copy as well as being forwarded.

Fix 1:
Remove the unseen part. This will stop the system from sending a duplicate email message.



Fix 2:
Using your favorite Linux text editor, you need to edit /etc/exim.conf file

Find the directive

virtual_aliases: router change

Change

pipe_transport = virtual_address_pipe

To:

pipe_transport = devnull

Next, you need to add devnull directive to transports configuration:

devnull:
driver = appendfile
file = /dev/null

Restart Exim:

 
 
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