OT - Greylisting (was: Re: gOCR SpamAssassin plugin)

Alex Neuman van der Hans alex at nkpanama.com
Fri Aug 11 20:07:52 IST 2006

Kevin Miller wrote:
> Michael Baird wrote:
>> Greylisting decreases load immeasurably on a mailscanner system, the
>> cost of greylisting is much less then allowing the message to go
>> through the mailscanner sytem. I deployed it several months ago, it
>> really is a good tool, and I've had very few complaints (10000 users).
> I just use Sendmails greet pause which is 10 seconds to set up and works
> a treat - does greylisting add significant control or improvement over
> that?  Anybody using them in tandom or is one or the other to be
> preferred?
> ...Kevin
I use both *everywhere*. Now if I could have greet_pause auto-whitelist 
after a certain threshold... :-)

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