Mails released from spam quarantine ends up back in quarantine

jan gestre at
Fri Apr 24 02:18:56 IST 2009

On Thu, Apr 23, 2009 at 11:03 PM, Eduardo Casarero <ecasarero at> wrote:
> 2009/4/23 jan gestre < at>:
>> On Thu, Apr 23, 2009 at 10:19 PM, Eduardo Casarero <ecasarero at> wrote:
>>> 2009/4/23 jan gestre < at>:
>>>> Hi Guys,
>>>> I'm trying to release some emails that MailScanner mistakenly tagged
>>>> as SPAM but after releasing it ends up back in the quarantine. I have
>>>> "Quarantine Whole Messages As Queue Files = no" and Spam Action set to
>>>> "store forward email at address" in MailScanner.conf, BTW I can't change
>>>> the Spam Action as deliver because of the enormous amount of spam in
>>>> user's inboxes and I'm getting a mouthful if I revert to that, any
>>>> ideas?
>>> Do you have "localhost (" in whitelist? so all releases are
>>> never spam?
>> No, I don't have localhost in whitelist, should I add this? I've read
>> in the documentation that adding your own domain is a no-no, I have no
>> idea if they are the same.
> what i say is that all traffic orginated in localhost (the mailscanner
> server) should be whitelisted (not the domain, just, because
> you never send spam from localhost (i assume).

should I used the network address instead because the server is
virtually hosted using a MySQL backend?

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