Disable virus checks for high spam

Gareth list-mailscanner at linguaphone.com
Fri Apr 27 09:15:29 IST 2007

On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 09:02, Kapetanakis Giannis wrote:
> I was wondering if there is such an option
> or a way someone could perform such a tactic (order)
> in MailScanner.
> Searching in the conf file didn't ring any bell.
> I believe most of us do not deliver high spam,
> and either store it or delete it.
> We could save a lot of system resources
> if we didn't scan for virus the mails that are tagged
> as high spam.
> They could be scanned later incase they are released
> from quarantine.
> Giannis

The problem is that to make sure you are protected from viruses you
would also have to delete and not quarantine high scoring spam.
This is because messages released from quaranteen are normally delivered
without furthur scanning.

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