Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > ISPConfig 3 > Installation/Configuration

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 12th April 2011, 03:33
vwpete vwpete is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 18
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Use ispconfig as a backup MX?

I would like to setup a backup mx service on my ispconfig 3.2 server. I have read through my manual and have concluded that the way to do this would be the following.
configure email routing
Domain = exampledomain.com
type= smtp
No MX lookup = unchecked
Destination = mail.exampledomain.com
sort by = 5
active = checked

configure Relay recipients
Relay recipient = @exampledomain.com
active = checked

This assumes also that my dns mx Auxiliary Info records are set correctly so that this ispconfig server has a higher AI than the primary mail server at “mail. exampledomain.com”
so is this the right way to go about it?

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Complete System Backup of a ISPConfig 3 server The General General 1 8th January 2011 13:37
ISPConfig 2 Backup Issue nfomaniak Installation/Configuration 4 30th December 2010 17:36
Howto create a MX Backup to your ISPConfig 2 with automatically sync Newton.Tricko.Com.Br Tips/Tricks/Mods 0 11th November 2010 17:33
PHP warnings after upgrade to ISP config 3.03 stevegjacobs Installation/Configuration 5 30th October 2010 15:31
Restore ispconfig complete backup statiic General 1 15th January 2007 11:32

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 03:30.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.