Dynamically resolving smtp upstream hostnames

Maxim Dounin mdounin at mdounin.ru
Mon Jun 28 14:59:54 UTC 2021


On Mon, Jun 28, 2021 at 10:34:42AM -0400, kay wrote:

> Any clues on how to solve this?
> Do I need to submit a feature request to resolve SMTP hostnames the same way
> it is done in HTTP proxy_pass directive?

There are no plans to implement something like this.  The IP 
address is expected to be returned by the auth_http script.  If 
you need to resolve a name to get the IP address, consider 
implementing this in your auth_http script.

Maxim Dounin

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