Les Bell wrote:
> This is probably a simple question, but I've been re-reading the docs to
> the extent that I can't see the wood for the trees:
> I have a host, canonical name abelard.lesbell.com.au, on which I have set
> up a list. It's running majordomo 1.94.3 and sendmail 8.9.1. Because I
> might well move the list to a different host later, I set up a CNAME record
> for this purpose in the DNS, giving it the CNAME lists.lesbell.com.au.
Aside from the fact that sendmail is probably masquerading, you should
never use a CNAME as the destination for an MX record. Check out
http://www.simplenet.com/support/faqs/faq-dns-mx.html if you need a
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