postfix emailing issue

Merrill Oveson moveson at
Wed Feb 8 08:35:03 MST 2012

On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 5:34 PM, Michael Torrie <torriem at> wrote:
> On 02/07/2012 09:35 AM, Merrill Oveson wrote:
>> It's like the email doesn't "see" the mx records for to go to
>>, but insteads lands at the local postfix machine and stays
>> there.
>> suggestions?
> This is a case where Google Apps subdomains come in handy.  Create a new
> subdomain, say "" and set its MX records just like your
> Then in the google apps cpanel set up as a "domain alias."  Now
> in postfix you can forward mail to someone at and it will get to
> google and go into someone at's e-mail folder.
> Michael
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I solved the problem.  All I had to do was remove the virtual domain
from the localhost.
Then the MX records went into effect.

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