mail queue size errors

Harondel J. Sibble mailscanner at
Thu Mar 16 18:14:19 GMT 2006

On 16 Mar 2006 at 11:22, Drew Marshall wrote:

> This is not a MailScanner error but a Postfix one. Check for
> message_size_limit option and adjust accordingly. 

That doesn't exist in the on this box :-( Ahh.... the default for 
that setting is 10mb... I've defined it for 40mb and it seems to be working 
fine now.  Thanks

> server that doesn't understand ESMTP (Where the message size parameter is
> checked) sends a file. In plain SMTP the message size parameter is not
> checked and relies on the MTA bouncing the message.

Thanks, I was wondering about that, it's been a while since I looked at the 
smtp vs. esmtp features.

Harondel J. Sibble 
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