Solved: MailScanner + Sendmail and User Unknown not bounced at once...(this does NOT use LDAP routing)

Kai Schaetzl maillists at CONACTIVE.COM
Tue Feb 17 14:31:34 GMT 2004

David H. wrote on         Mon, 16 Feb 2004 23:23:35 +0100:

> All of us Sendmail + Mailscanner user might know the case where
> MailScanner queues up a message for a User that is Unknown.

I'm trying to repro that. When does this occur? I suppose only in those
setups where the MTA accepts every message because it doesn't know if the
user exists or not? I tried sending a mail to an unknown user and our
sendmail just bounced it and nothing is in the MailScanner logs (seen via



Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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