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Old 30th January 2008, 16:56
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That's strange. Normally the delivery is done by Postfix, and Dovecot is used only for fetching mails from the server.
This is being delivered using dovecots LDA mechanisim.

http://wiki.dovecot.org/LDA/Postfix
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Old 30th January 2008, 18:15
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Yes, topdog is right.

The dovecot.org list told me dovecot ignores alias mapping. Since the postmap command showed the alias address was properly output, I looked at where in between postfix and dovecot the alias mapping was being lost. I did some research and I found that when using amavis, alias mapping was applied after it returned the message to postfix.

So I focused my attention on the master.cf in the amavis section. That's when I found a stray # found it's way into the line that starts with -o receive_override_options=

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