qmail-local reads a mail message
and delivers it to
user by the procedure described in
The messages envelope recipient is
local@domain in a new
Delivered-To header field.
If exactly the same
Delivered-To: local@domain already appears in the header,
qmail-local bounces the message,
to prevent mail forwarding loops.
The messages envelope sender is
sender in a new
Return-Path header field.
homedir is the users home directory.
It must be an absolute directory name.
ext identify the
.qmaildashext file used by
dash is either empty or a lone hyphen.
If it is empty,
qmail-local treats a nonexistent
.qmailext the same way as an empty
.qmailext: namely, following the delivery instructions in
The standard input for
qmail-local must be a seekable file,
qmail-local can read it more than once.