Storing Duplicate Copies of Quarantine

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Thu Jan 17 12:23:04 GMT 2008

On 17/01/2008, Brian O'Keeffe <brian.okeeffe at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm running two mail gateways with MailScanner and MailWatch, I've
> trying to give users access to release their quarantined mails using
> MailWatch's quarantine report but want to give users a single point of
> contact rather than getting reports from both gateways and releasing
> mails from both.
> I've set up NFS shares so that the gateways can write to each other and
> set up Master-Master replication on the MySql databases on both. Where
> I'm having a problem is getting MailScanner to write Quarantined files
> to the quarantine folder on the box that its running on and also to the
> quarantine on the other gateway.  I've got it writing to the archive on
> both machines but just can't get the quarantine to do the same. Is there
> some way I can write a ruleset to achieve this?
> Any assistance, ideas or comments would be very gratefully received.
> Regards
> Brian
Why go through all this, when MailWatch can log to one DB and release
(through XML-RPC) from both?

-- Glenn
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