Spam stored in wrong quarantine folder

Julian Field mailscanner at
Fri Nov 5 15:21:20 GMT 2004

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Paul Houselander wrote:

>Have found some unusual behaviour I just wanted to run by the list.
>I have 2 domains ( and whose mail accounts reside on
>the same server. Both domains are scanned for Spam, but only on
>incomming mail i.e. my Use Spamassasin ruleset looks like
>To: * yes
>To: * yes
>FromTo: default no
>I have a ruleset for quarantine as well
>FromTo: *     /quarantine/
>FromTo: *       /quarantine/
>and my Spam Actions ruleset looks like
>To: *         store forward spam at
>To: *           store forward spam at
>If user1 at sends a message to user2 at that gets tagged as
>spam it gets quarantined in /quarantine/, I would have expected
>it to be quarantined in /quarantine/
Why? The first quarantine rule that matches is
FromTo: *
so that is the rule that is used.

Julian Field
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