Releasing quarantined messages with exim
b.addis at TIMESMEDIA.CO.NZ
Wed Feb 9 21:31:56 GMT 2005
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Or you could setup mailwatch.
Group Systems Administrator
Times Media Group
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Scott Silva wrote:
> Kirk Lowery wrote:
>> Dhawal Doshy <dhawal <at> NETMAGICSOLUTIONS.COM> writes:
>>> Though I don't use exim, I would suggest looking at sendmail2 config in
>>> - dhawal
>>> Kirk Lowery writes:
>>>> How does one use exim to release a quarantined message?
>>>> The -M or -Mt options don't do it. I've looked through
>>>> the Mailscanner docs and faqs, but no help there.
>> Thanks for your response. But this url is not what I'm looking for.
>> Let me
>> When MailScanner decides something is a virus or spam, it places it
>> in the
>> /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine directory. Of course, there are
>> going to be
>> "false positives", that is, messages placed there because MailScanner
>> thought it
>> was infected or spam. But when I, as the administrator, decide that a
>> should be delivered anyway, how do I do that, using exim?
> I don't use Exim, but ;
> # Do you want to quarantine the original *entire* message as well as
> # just the infected attachments?
> # This can also be the filename of a ruleset.
> Quarantine Whole Message = yes
> # When you quarantine an entire message, do you want to store it as
> # raw mail queue files (so you can easily send them onto users) or
> # as human-readable files (header then body in 1 file)?
> Quarantine Whole Messages As Queue Files = yes
> Then you should be able to copy the queue files to outgoing queue
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