Sendmail/mailscanner intermittent problem with sendmail
accepting messages but not being handed to mailscanner
ssilva at sgvwater.com
Fri Jun 20 19:03:15 IST 2008
on 6-20-2008 6:16 AM Gordon Colyn spake the following:
> ITNT BannerI have a problem where I am getting mail delivered to our servers
> (problem is on all 4) and showing up in the log but not being handled by
> Mailscanner. I only see one line in the log confirming that the mail was
> accepted by sendmail, but then nothing after that;
> Anyone have any ideas?
> sendmail: m5K9VKpL008388: from=<bouncebox at faxfx.biz>, size=0, class=0,
> nrcpts=1, proto=ESMTP, daemon=MTA, relay=mail.faxfx.biz [22.214.171.124]
> sendmail: m5K9S7tF007246: from=<bouncebox at faxfx.biz>, size=0, class=0,
> nrcpts=1, proto=ESMTP, daemon=MTA, relay=gatew2.faxfx.biz [126.96.36.199]
> I should see this;
> sentinal sendmail: m5KDF2r7021377: from=<bstangeb at ha-nett.no>,
> size=2534, class=0, nrcpts=1,
> msgid=<000a01c8d2d7$04661f3d$8d3f1f8d at evvrwqfu>, proto=ESMTP, daemon=MTA,
> relay=client-188.8.131.52.speedy.net.pe [184.108.40.206] (may be forged)
> sendmail: m5KDF2r7021377: to=<salesd at lpa.co.za>, delay=00:00:01,
> mailer=esmtp, pri=32534, stat=queued
> MailScanner: Logging message m5KDF2r7021377 to SQL
> MailScanner: m5KDF2r7021377: Logged to MailWatch SQL
> I have this issue on a number of emails from different senders, this is just
> 2 of many examples.
> I am running Mailscanner 4.69.9, sendmail 8.14.1, spamassassin 3.2.5, clamd
Looks like the sending server is timing out before the data phase. See the
entries with size=0. Maybe your dns is too slow, or you have a rbl like zen
that has blocked your connections. The default timeout for sendmail is pretty
MailScanner is like deodorant...
You hope everybody uses it, and
you notice quickly if they don't!!!!
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