Minimum Attachment Size

Julian Field MailScanner at
Fri Aug 24 22:03:09 IST 2007

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I just checked this on my own setup, and it appears to work fine.
I set the min size to 10k and sent through some messages with small 
attachments. It put the messages in the outgoing queue with the small 
attachments replaced with reports, as expected.

Julian Field wrote:
> * PGP Signed: 08/24/07 at 20:30:30
> I will have to check this out. Get back to me if you don't hear 
> anything from me this weekend.
> Mark Nienberg wrote:
>> # The minimum size, in bytes, of any attachment in a message.
>> # If this is set less than or equal to zero, then no size checking is 
>> done.
>> # It is very useful to set this to 1 as it removes any zero-length
>> # attachments which may be created by broken viruses.
>> # This can also be the filename of a ruleset.
>> Minimum Attachment Size = 1
>> I tried setting this to 1 recently, (it had been 0) and found that 
>> messages with zero-length attachments were not delivered at all.  I 
>> expected them tho be delivered without the zero-length attachment.  
>> Did I misunderstand the comment?
>> Mark
> Jules


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