Single Quarantine for more than one MS server

Lance Haig lhaig at
Wed Dec 2 23:23:36 GMT 2009

On 12/02/2009 05:34 PM, Glenn Steen wrote:
> 2009/12/2 Lance Haig<lhaig at>:
>> On Wed, 2009-12-02 at 07:37 -0500, Garrod M. Alwood wrote:
>>> I didn't think you could release on a multi-MS to one Mailwatch setup
>>   My thoughts are the same on this one
>> I really hope you are wrong :-)
>> Lance
> You can have multiple MailScanner servers logging to one database...
> You'll still need MailWatch installed on the respective MX hosts,
> but... XML-RPC will take care of running the release on the correct
> server (where the quarantined item is actually stored). There are a
> few things to look at/tinker a bit with, but ... to all intents and
> purposes this will be all you need, once you get it going.
> Or did I misunderstand your intent?
> Cheers

You understood perfectly.

so the idea is to create one db server.

and have multiple ms servers with mailwatch.

is there documentation for the xml-rpc setup? or will you be willing to 
help me out.


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