slightly off topic, listserv

Jeff A. Earickson jaearick at
Fri Aug 8 18:23:15 IST 2008

On Fri, 8 Aug 2008, Drew Marshall wrote:
> On 8 Aug 2008, at 17:31, Jeff A. Earickson wrote:
>> On Fri, 8 Aug 2008, Steven Andrews wrote:
>>> Date: Fri, 8 Aug 2008 11:41:32 -0400
>>> From: Steven Andrews <sandrews at>
>>> Reply-To: MailScanner discussion <mailscanner at>
>>> To: MailScanner discussion <mailscanner at>
>>> Subject: slightly off topic, listserv
>>> Any thoughts on running a listserv right on the MS box?
>> Sure, I run MailMan right on my MS box (with sendmail).  No problems.
> Make sure you turn water marking on so you don't have to re-scan mail once 
> it's been exploded by the list server (See Check Watermarks To Skip Spam 
> Checks in MailScanner.conf). Saves a bucket load of overhead.
> Drew
Yes, I have watermarking turned on.  Thanks for the advice though, it never
hurts to check one's setup against the advice of others.

Jeff Earickson
Colby College

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