Syntax for Mail Archive and Monitoring Ruleset

Julian Field mailscanner at
Mon Jan 27 21:53:31 GMT 2003

At 20:38 27/01/2003, you wrote:
>Thank you, that makes sense.
>I am having a tough time getting MailScanner.conf to accept the path to a
>file called archive.ruleset which I placed in /etc/MailScanner/rules
>When I add the entry:
>Archive Mail = /etc/MailScanner/rules/archive.ruleset
>to MailScanner.conf and restart mailscanner, the following error appears:
>Can't continue processing configuration file until these errors have been
>corrected. at /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 693
>Any ideas?

Make it end in .rules

>Thanks again.
>Ryan Pitt
>Julian Field wrote:
>>At 18:58 27/01/2003, you wrote:
>>>I have been searching around trying to find out what the syntax is for
>>>the ruleset that allows me to get a copy of incoming and/or outgoing
>>>emails from specific email addresses.  The feature is called "Mail
>>>archiving and monitoring".
>>>I gather that this file can be called 'anything' as long as it is
>>>specified in MailScanner.conf
>>>Please could someone let me know how the entries are to be made in this
>>From:   <mailto:user1 at     >user1 at
>>To:     *   /archive/domain2
>><mailto:user2 at>user2 at
>><mailto:user4 at>user4 at
>>FromAndTo:      *   /archive/domain6/internalmail
>><mailto:postmaster at>postmaster at
>>Basically the value of each rule should be a list of directories and/or
>>email addresses.
>>Julian Field
>>MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support

Julian Field
MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support
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