spam handling rules with +detail email addresses?
Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Wed Feb 18 02:18:14 GMT 2004
Ken Anderson wrote:
> How does MailScanner/SA handle incoming email addressed to
> user+detail at domain.com in rules?
> Sendmail will strip everything after/including the + sign, and deliver
> to the 'user', but rules in MailScanner for both user+detail at domain.com
> AND user at domain.com seem to be bypassed when using this syntax in an
> I've only tested with rules/spam.actions.rules like this:
> To: user+detail at domain.com store notify
Could it be that your address is interpreted as a regular expression (I
didn't check)? If so try:
user\+detail at domain.com
> To: user at domain.com store notify
> Both are bypassed and mail gets the default action applied to it if it's
> addressed to user+detail at domain.com
> Any ideas?
> Ken Anderson
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