editing filename.rules.conf and restarting MS
Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Fri Jun 27 18:53:29 IST 2003
No need to do a full restart for this as a simple reload (service
MailScanner reload) will do just fine and won't stop/restart sendmail.
Le ven 27/06/2003 à 13:46, Gerry Doris a écrit :
> > Hi,
> > I edited the filename.rules.conf file to filter sobig attatchments and
> > killed the pid listed by check_MailScanner then ran check_MailScanner
> > again
> > to restart it but, the attatchments are still getting through. How do I
> > correctly restart MailScanner(rpm install v 4.21-9)? I also killed the
> > MailScanner pid and ran 'service MailScanner start' but that didn't work
> > either.
> > these are the rules I added.
> > deny ^your_details\.zip?$ Possibly Sobig-E virus
> > deny ^application\.zip?$ Possibly Sobig-E virus
> > deny ^document\.zip?$ Possibly Sobig-E virus
> > deny ^screensaver\.zip?$ Possibly Sobig-E virus
> > deny ^Movie\.zip?$ Possibly Sobig-E virus
> > thanx,
> I normally do a
> service MailScanner restart
> That seems to work for me. As a check you can either do a
> service MailScanner status
> or just look at the maillog to see if MailScanner shut down properly and
> then started up again.
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