Restart for change of rules

Spicer, Kevin Kevin.Spicer at BMRB.CO.UK
Fri Jun 13 17:25:42 IST 2003

> > Is it necessary to restart the MailScanner (which restarts 
> Sendmail) for
> > every config change, addition to rules, etc?
> And in particular is it necessary to restart MS to pick up changes to
> the whitelist?

You can just reload the mailscanner processes (service MailScanner reload on RedHat like systems) sendmail doesn't need to be restarted unless you've messed with its configuration. 

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