Releases messages from quarantine rejoin quarantine

Glenn Steen glenn.steen at
Fri Feb 27 17:03:07 GMT 2009

2009/2/27 Jason Voorhees <jvoorhees1 at>:
> Hi people:
> I'm using MailScanner and MailWatch. Everything is OK, spam messages
> are going to quarantine. But when I try to release a message from
> quarantine (a false positive) the message joins again the quarantine.
> Mailwatch shows me that the message now is coming from
> postmaster at to original-recipient at
> I'm using the QUARANTINE_USE_SENDMAIL (true) setting in conf.php of
> Mailwatch configuration, so I think MailScanner see these released
> messages coming from their original sender and IP address but doesn't
> understand that is coming from localhost (trough sendmail binary).
> What exception rule can I create to always allow quarantine released
> message to pass? I tried adding a from to
> whitelist setting but it doesn't work... because of the sendmail
> binary way of releasing.
> Could someone give any ideas? Thanks, bye

-- Glenn
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