- Plesk for Linux
- Сannot add mail alias for domain via CLI with the following error:
# plesk bin mail -c email@example.com -aliases test2 An error occured during mailname creation: Mailname "firstname.lastname@example.org" already exists exit status 1
- Mailbox email@example.com already exists in Plesk > Domains > example.com > Email Addresses
It is not possible to set up mail alias with the name of already existing mailbox
- Login into Plesk
- Remove or rename firstname.lastname@example.org mailbox in Domains > example.com > Email Addresses > email@example.com
If it is required to redirect mail from one mailbox to already existing mailbox it is possible to set up mail forwarding.
In Domains > example.com > Mail > firstname.lastname@example.org > Forwarding add email@example.com as forwarding destination mail address.