anthrax is our mail server. It is used for sending and receiving all OCF mail, excluding staff use of Google Apps. Mail sent by users, websites, virtual hosts, or basically anything else goes through here.
Received mail to @ocf.berkeley.edu is forwarded to the address in the
Received virtual host mail is forwarded to the address stored in a MySQL
table. Outgoing virtual host mail is also via anthrax, which uses SMTP
authentication (passwords checked against
crypt(3)'d passwords in a MySQL
table). There's a whole page with more details about vhost mail.
Mail originating anywhere inside the OCF relays through anthrax.
We maintain relations with external groups for two reasons.
When our IP addresses change, we need to update our registrations.
We have feedback loops with
We are whitelisted by
We are also registered with