allowing attachment filelname

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Mon Dec 18 18:54:42 CET 2006

On 18/12/06, Dan Carl <danc at> wrote:
> Ok I have a certain filename I want to let through.
> I added a rule to my filename.rules.conf.
> A followed the instructions
> NOTE: Fields are separated by TAB characters --- Important!
> I've checked my mailscanner.conf and its set to:
> Filename Rules = %etc-dir%/filename.rules.conf
> Why is the attachment still being quarantined?
> Im using ClamAV and F-Prot
Well, why is it quarantined? Look in the logs... Should tell you well enough...
One could guess that perhaps it is blocked by filetype? Or by an AV
scanner? Or perhaps you forgot to restart MailScanner?
Without better/more info than the above, we can't really be more
specific, sorry.

-- Glenn
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