Mailscanner changing the size of attachment

Ed theodrake at
Wed May 7 14:31:55 IST 2008

Pedro Bordin Hoffmann - [M]orpheus wrote:
> Hello.
> I'm using Mailscanner, postfix, and spamassassin.
> I attached a file with 36 MB, and I have limit of 40 MB in 
> Mailscanner. but it blocks my e-mail saying that the file exceeds the 
> maximum size.
> I enter in quarantine and it shows up almost 50MB the file.
> Why mailscanner changed the size of file?
This isn't caused by Mailscanner its just the effect of sending a binary 
file using SMTP.

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