Configuration suggestion...

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Tue Aug 11 09:43:38 IST 2009

On Tue, Aug 11, 2009 at 10:13 AM, Julian
Field<MailScanner at> wrote:
> Adding "include" files means that I need to allow settings to be
> over-written by later instances of the same setting, and I need to keep
> track of a whole stack of nested "include" files. Currently it will complain
> if it sees the same setting twice, but I would have to disable that, which
> I'm not keen on doing. And in the nested "include" file handling, I've got
> to do loop detection and other nasties so you can't trivially break it.

You could use MailScanner.conf as the master and the only one allowed
to include other files. Then just let settings override each other.
That's simple and good enough in my opinion, I doubt anyone _really_
needs nesting.


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