New beta 4.69.3 released

Alex Broens ms-list at
Mon Apr 14 16:12:43 IST 2008

On 4/14/2008 4:06 PM, Julian Field wrote:
> I have released a new beta version of MailScanner, 4.69.3.
> The main new features in this beta are:
> - New keywords available in "Spam Actions" (and its relations) and 
> "Archive Mail" in MailScanner.conf. These let you put _FROMUSER_, 
> _FROMDOMAIN_, _TOUSER_, _TODOMAIN_ and _DATE_ in the "forward" email 
> address in "Spam Actions" and in the archive location and forwarding 
> addresses in "Archive Mail". This lets you build all sorts of fancy 
> systems that use procmail to deliver messages directly into spam 
> databases and mail archives that are sorted by recipient address, and 
> clever things like that.
> - New MailScanner.conf setting "Missing Mail Archive Is =" which lets 
> you specify whether a destination in "Archive Mail =" is an mbox-format 
> file or a directory. This used not to be necessary as you could predict 
> the name of the next mbox file as it could only contain fixed strings or 
> the date, so you could create the mbox file in advance if you wanted to 
> deliver to that format. However, now it can be based on the sender 
> and/or recipients of the message, it cannot be predicted so has to be 
> told which type to use if the archive location is not present. It will 
> automatically create all necessary complete directories trees to be able 
> to archive the mail in your requested location.
> Please let me know if this works for you okay, and also if there are any 
> necessary facilities I have not provided for this to be most useful to 
> you. The only one that immediately comes to mind is to be able to 
> specify an arbitrary directory location in the "store" spam action. Do 
> you need that ability to do that too?


Question: Will your IMAPspam custom function work with this?
If yes - could you release it to the community?



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