Re: Mail aliases and routing

David Payer ( (no email) )
Thu, 20 Aug 1998 22:13:44 -0500

Subject: Re: Mail aliases and routing

+AD4-Ok. Lets say A in New York is sending Mail to B here in
+AD4-(Germany) and on my mailserver for I have configured an alias
+AD4-(forwarding) from to annother address in Tokio (C)
+AD4-The question is if the mail travells from New York to Binau and then from
+AD4-Binau to Tokio, causing twice the traffic on my internet-connection

Yes it is.

You may want to simply give it the Tokyo address in the page/function that
is sending it to you. Or do your traffic by websites (making a reference to
a file but not sending it in the email). I encourage my customers to use
alternative means of transport than SMTP for files over 1.5 meg because
various systems have limits. I encourage them to put the files up on their