MailScanner Blacklists

Gary Pentland gary at
Thu May 8 14:42:57 IST 2008


Not a guarantee but removing "SORBS-DUL" will fix a lot of it.  DUL generally means "Dialup users" which remote people in hotels etc. often get hit by.  I'd suspect that'll halve you problems.


mailscanner-bounces at wrote:
> I've been using MailScanner for the last year or so and it works
> great. But, spam is always a problem.  I'm using SpamAssassin with
> MailScanner and I recently started using some blacklists.  It
> greatly reduced the spam, but unfortunately, some legitimate
> email got blocked.  People working remotely could not always
> send email because they had dynamic ips blocked by the
> blacklists.  One of the ISPs was Bell South.  Is there some
> way to get around this problem?
> I'm running RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 with MailScanner
> 4.60.8-1 and SendMail 8.12.11.  I was trying to use the following
> blacklist setting:
> Any help would be great
> Thanks
> -- Paul
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