SpamAssassin RBL details
david at PLATFORMHOSTING.COM
Fri Nov 28 09:30:26 GMT 2003
Daniel Kleinsinger wrote:
> SA runs RBL checks on all the IPs in the received headers except for
> hosts on "trusted networks". In case you were wondering, Mailscanner's
> built-in RBL checks only check the connecting IP and thus aren't
> appropriate for your config (unless Julian's changed them recently).
> You should be fine using SA's RBL checks.
> David Hooton wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I have a question about how the SpamAssassin RBL's work.
>> We have an SMTP proxy running in front of MailScanner on our mail
>> server, I am wanting to turn RBL checking on, but seeing as all
>> connections are seen as arriving from 127.0.0.1 by MailScanner I'm not
>> sure if the RBL's will work.
>> Can someone explain to me how the RBL checks are performed? Does it
>> look at all the relaying IP's in the headers or does it use the
>> connecting IP and therefore only see 127.0.0.1?
>> All help appreciated!
>> David Hooton
>> Senior Partner
>> Platform Hosting
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