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Changing Return-path address in default Postfix configuration
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Hi, i have a Centos 6.5 linux server with Postfix as the mail server, and using PHPMailer as the php library to send emails
all is working well (spf,dkim etc all good ),
only problem is that i want to be able to catch the Bounces, emails that are undelivered etc, and currently for some reason the Return-path address that goes out in all emails is   [obscured]   , and i cant change it.

In PHPMailer im specifying a different Return-path with

but its not working, i keep getting apache@domain as the return path

i tried to use this
$mail-Sender = '  [obscured]  ';

and then it almost works, then it doesnt use   [obscured]   anymore,
it tries to use   [obscured]   which is the origin address but then i get a loop error in postfix log, like this:

Apr 6 15:56:47 postfix/smtp[7591]: A06ACB5CA6B: to=, relay=none, delay=0.01, delays=0/0/0/0, dsn=5.4.6, status=bounced (mail for domain.com loops back to myself)

so i cant set return or sender path to s...

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