mail with a rar which have hundreds of files
alex at nkpanama.com
Fri Jun 16 17:25:38 IST 2006
BBB Kee escribió:
> I am using MailScanner 4.46.2. I only have a simple setup on
> MailScanner to check for virus by Sophos, no antispamming and
> anti-phishing function. Recently I have a new customer who at each
> day end send a mail which have a rar file, but the rar file have
> hundreds of dbf files (more than 500 files). I suppose this customer
> is backing up their DB each day.
> It seems that our MS will unrar the "member" files one by one and scan
> one by one. The mail processing will last around 1.5 hour each day,
> although the "Unrar Timeout" parameter is already set at 50 (I checked
> the code the timeout of SafePipe function only guard unraring one
> member file in the rar file, but not guard the total time of unraring
> of the member files) . I am no much care about this client, but when
> a MS process take a number of other mails to process, the others mail
> will also be delayed.
> Currently I have to stop MS, dequeue the mail manually, and start MS
> again....It is better to delay other mails.
> Is there a new version/configuration of MS that help fixing the
> problem, either guarding the total time to process the mail or release
> the lock for other mails for other MS process when time exceed, or
> some other methods that can help?
Use a ruleset.
Maximum Archive Depth =
FromOrTo: default 2 # The "actual" default
From: dumbcustomer at dumbcompany.com and To:
dbfreceiver at somewhereelse.com 0
That should do it, right?
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