"Remove These Headers" in MailScanner.conf

Martin.Hepworth martinh at solidstatelogic.com
Fri Oct 31 09:13:17 GMT 2008


Now you see there I go again. Thinking Jules had made a mistake and actually he hasn't ;-) Just describing what it could do...

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info
> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf
> Of Julian Field
> Sent: 31 October 2008 09:07
> To: mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info
> Subject: Re: "Remove These Headers" in MailScanner.conf
> Jerry wrote:
> > On Thu, 30 Oct 2008 15:46:11 +0000
> > "Martin.Hepworth" <martinh at solidstatelogic.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >> Not sure about the read/delivery reciept stuff in there. A lot of
> >> people like to spam themselves with this stuff....I know
> it's a bad
> >> idea along with OoO replies but 'user's who need educating
> may take a
> >> dim view.
> >>
> >> What do other folk think?
> >>
> >
> > Personally, unless I was setting the server up for my
> exclusive use, I
> > would not want to block any of those headers by default. I
> am sick of
> > software making arbitrary decisions on what I should or should not
> > view or do.
> Precisely. Which is why I added the list to the
> *documentation* in MailScanner.conf, not the default setting.
> Jules
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