Mailscanner and server load

Martin Hepworth martinh at SOLID-STATE-LOGIC.COM
Fri Aug 27 11:43:38 IST 2004

Lots of info for this on the web, esp if sendmail is your MTA...

Also some stuff on the list archives/FAQ about synchronising with Active
directory/LDAP based systems...again for sendmail based MTA's

and more I guess for live LDAP lookups..

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

kfliong wrote:
> At 04:46 PM 27/8/2004, you wrote:
> ----------
> Also I check for valid email addresses on the inbound MTA. If it's not
> from/to a valid address it gets rejected (this stops around 2/3's of
> spam before it hits MS, yes 2/3's!!!), and thus reduces load on MS.
> ---------
> Can you elaborate further on this? How do you do that? Do you have to add
> the addresses manually to the list?
> Thanks in advance.


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