Wrong MPEG movie detection (for e-mails written in czech language)

shuttlebox shuttlebox at gmail.com
Fri Jun 15 09:19:04 IST 2007

On 6/15/07, Petr Zeman <zeman at juli.cz> wrote:
> Hello,
> after MailScanner upgrade from old old version to 4.61.2 have problem. I
> found too much e-mails marked as "MailScanner: No MPEG movies allowed".
> After "little" analysis i found this: when e-mail begin with "Vážený
> pane" (english equivalent "Dear Sir") in ISO-8859-2 encoding, is
> detected as MPEG video. Is possibe to make in the future better MPEG
> detection ?

File type detection is made by the "file" command, not MailScanner
itself. Read the manual page for file if you want to know how to
adjust it yourself.


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