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chief 26th June 2010 13:26

email loops back to itself
I have a problem with receiving emails, as in i cannot. I can send from my server to another email from roundcude, but when i send to that email address it gets returned back to me ... see below:

The mail system

<> (expanded from
<>): mail for loops back to

Final-Recipient: rfc822;
Original-Recipient: rfc822;
Action: failed
Status: 5.4.6
Diagnostic-Code: X-Postfix; mail for loops back to myself

please help


till 27th June 2010 20:00

Add the line:

at the end of the file /etc/postfix/local-host-names and restart postfix.

chief 27th June 2010 20:45

Hi til,

Thanks for replying..
I did the change, it did come back, but with a different error

Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently:

Technical details of permanent failure:
Google tried to deliver your message, but it was rejected by the recipient domain. We recommend contacting the other email provider for further information about the cause of this error. The error that the other server returned was: 550 550 5.1.1 <>: Recipient address rejected: User unknown in local recipient table (state 14).

----- Original message -----

MIME-Version: 1.0
Received: by with SMTP id t13mr4620076anb.213.1277660448601; Sun,
27 Jun 2010 10:40:48 -0700 (PDT)
Received: by with HTTP; Sun, 27 Jun 2010 10:40:48 -0700 (PDT)
Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2010 18:40:48 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTimr_oOnwAeY5W73YpXZXmBdN9SSacZkBsBsXjpA@mai>
Subject: tes
From: Dave Elliott <>
To: web8_dave <>
Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary=0016e645ad082eb891048a068165

Why did i have to add at the end of the file, it was already in the top of the window?? - i dont understand

but excellent tho..


chief 27th June 2010 20:53

found my answer

18th August 2006, 08:48
Please add this line at the end of the file:

virtual_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/virtusertable

and restart postfix.

also, i did delete the user, just noticed as well, so i can send and receive.

Another question::

I log in to my roundcubemail via


can i have it as in: or just

excellent work


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