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setting returnpath with postfix and phpmailer on centos
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Im using latest version of phpmailer, and centos 6.5 linux dedicated server with Postfix mail server

DKIM, SPF and Reverse PTR are all correctly set and working well

- i need to set a Return-Path email address so that i can receive any bounced emails
- Currently by default return-path is being set to   [obscured]   ,
this generates an error that says "email loops back to myself"

- i read a solution was to go to /etc/postfix/ config file and go here
mydestination = localhost.$mydomain, localhost, localhost.localdomain

and add to that domain.com or $mydomain

- i did that but then i get a google error that says
"Our system has detected that this 550-5.7.1 message is likely unsolicited mail. To reduce the amount of spam sent 550-5.7.1 to Gmail, this message has been blocked."

- if i put config file to what it was before that error goes away and back to the other error "loops back to myself"

- another thing i tried was using this line in phpmailer
$mail->ReturnPath=  [obscured] ...

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