Shane Kelly s.kelly at
Wed Feb 20 09:08:04 GMT 2002

Hi  Justin,
	The mailscanner conf options are detailed at:
I am rolling out the same setup as yours (an update to my previous version) 
and I have spent some time looking at these options - I think I have it right 
now :-))

	Shane Kelly

On Wednesday 20 February 2002 05:07, you wrote:
> Hi,
> I've just installed mailscanner on a Red Hat 7.2 machine running sendmail
> as the MTA and Sophos as the scan engine.  I installed using the RPM and
> everything seems to be working okay.
> I've been having a look through mailscanner.conf and have noticed that
> there are a few things that can be changed.  Is there any need to change
> this file?  A few of the things I've seen are "Expand TNF = yes" now on
> this one it says that for Sophos it should be set to no, given that Sophos
> appears to be the default scan engine, wouldn't it make more sense for this
> to default to no?  Also, there is a "Local Domains =" variable, does this
> need to be set, what does it do?
> Are there any other files I might want to take a look at?
> Regards,
> Justin.

Shane Kelly
Network Controller
Ayr College
01292 265184
s.kelly at

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