Disinfected: To provide a link to anot... (fwd)

Lewis Bergman lbergman at abi.tconline.net
Wed May 8 14:19:33 IST 2002

On Tuesday 07 May 2002 07:53 pm, you wrote:
> Hey mailscanner gurus,
>    I got the blurb below from mailscanner telling about its good work.
> I wanted to know more about this message, so I grepped my syslogs for
> message ID g47N1Dt11680.  Lo and behold, there was no record of it my
> my syslog at all.  When "Sendmail::SendEntity($top);" is invoked in
> disinfect.pl, how come this message doesn't get syslogged like it
> should?  Is mailscanner generating a lot stealth emails like this,
> with no record in the syslog?  This is bad news...
Why would you think that the syslog should contain a bunch of junk about the
message? Set the switch to send a message to the Postmaster if you are
curious about it. I believe it is there for just that purpose.

Lewis Bergman
Texas Communications
4309 Maple St.
Abilene, TX 79602-8044
915-695-6962 ext 115

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