Whitelist not working?

shuttlebox shuttlebox at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 08:22:21 GMT 2007

On Nov 21, 2007 7:15 AM, Edward Dekkers <edward at tdcs.com.au> wrote:
> I'm trying to send an archive RAR file to a friend. It is a 25Mb RAR file
> with nested folders.
> The first dramas I had was getting Postfix to accept the damn thing. (now
> resolved)
> The drama is now that MailScanner blocks it ("MailScanner: Message contained
> archive nested too deeply")
> I've added the domain where it's going to the whitelist
> (/opt/MailSCanner/etc/rules/spam.whitelist.rules)
> But it still seems to be blocking.
> Is there any way I can get MailScanner to just ignore checking mails to this
> domain and just send the bloody mail through?

The spam whitelist only whitelists spam, nothing else. Try setting
"Maximum Archive Depth" to 0 and see if that helps. If so, you can
leave it at that or create a ruleset to have different values for
different senders.


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