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Subject: hosting update: dns & existing email aliases

hosting update: dns & existing email aliases

From: Solomon Peachy via rockbox <>
Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2021 13:32:20 -0400

As of a few hours ago, I now have operational control over the domain. I will be migrating DNS services off of the Haxx
servers in the near future, but this will be completely behind the

Once DNS is switched over, I will be implementing changes (SPF, DKIM,
DMARC, etc) to enable our infrastructure to finally be able to send out
email from addresses.

There are a handful of old-timers that have existing email
aliases that forward to other accounts. All of these will cease to
function when I switch DNS & MX off the Haxx systems.

Due to spam & server reputational reasons, I do not intend to re-enable
forwarding aliases, at least not in their current form.

If disabling these will adversely affect something important, please let
me know ASAP, as these DNS changes are a critical early step in the
larger service migration that I am planning.

Once things are settled down somewhat, I'm open to revisiting email services, but it's pretty far down on the list at the


 - Solomon
Solomon Peachy			      pizza at shaftnet dot org (email&xmpp)
                                      _at_pizza:shaftnet dot org   (matrix)
High Springs, FL                      speachy (

Received on 2021-09-02

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