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Julian Field mailscanner at
Mon Dec 9 17:18:02 GMT 2002

At 17:06 09/12/2002, you wrote:
>Is the following a valid rules list for "Incoming Queue Dir" -
>Incoming Queue Dir = /etc/MailScanner/mqueue.directories.list
>/etc/MailScanner/mqueue.directories.list file contains -

The file, if you use it, must contain a list of simple directory names.
Globs (wildcards) are currently now allowed in the file. But I don't quite
see why not, other than I didn't bother to write the code to do it. In the
next version, wildcards *will* be allowed in the file :-)

>Not certain why sendmail was originally setup to use mqueue instead of
>, but that's the way it is!

At least you haven't got your outgoing queue in ;)

Next version scheduled for release in about a week.

>Julian Field wrote:
>>At 13:54 09/12/2002, you wrote:
>>>No, the fix I applied is the one that adds the domain's chroot
>>>to the list of directories to look for and process queued mail.
>>This is built into version 4. See the comment in mailscanner.conf
>>about the
>>"Incoming Queue Dir" configuration setting.

Julian Field
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