basic BIND / sendmail question

Brad Knowles brad at
Mon Mar 21 20:40:42 UTC 2005

At 9:44 AM -0800 2005-03-21, mbh wrote:

>  I have a potential customer who will switch to my service if I can host
>  his domain '' (or something like that) as well as allow
>  them to maintain their email addys of  'whoever at'
>  My domain name is NOT that at all.  SO ... can I make my BIND and
>  sendmail recognize the new domain (without breaking mine) as well as
>  get and forward all their mail?

	Sure.  Just set up your nameservers to be authoritative for the 
domain, and create a virtual user table for them in sendmail.

	If you want specifics on the sendmail side, you should see their 
documentation, the FAQ at, the "bat" book, etc....

Brad Knowles, <brad at>

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