R Rulesets( How to disable a mail to a user before scanning)

Kevin Spicer kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Tue Jul 8 20:38:47 IST 2003

On Tue, 2003-07-08 at 20:20, Remco Barendse wrote:

>For some reason mail sent to webmaster@ or postmaster@ never ever gets
>deleted. It is marked as spam, but a spam action to delete it never
>works it seems.

Maybe you have aliases for webmaster & postmaster (perhaps onto root) in
/etc/aliases.  Sendmail (IIRC) applies these aliases on receipt, so by
the time the message gets to MailScanner its envelope is
root at yourserver.yourdomain.com  (you'll still get webmaster in the

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