rule having an effect on all recipients

Scott Silva ssilva at
Mon Jan 26 20:57:44 GMT 2009

on 1-26-2009 12:53 PM Marc Delisle spake the following:
> Hi,
> I am running 4.70.7-1 and will shortly upgrade to 4.74. My question is
> about a rule affecting more than the intended user. Look at this:
> High Scoring Spam Actions = %rules-dir%/highspam.actions.rules
> which contains (obfuscated):
> To: user1 at deliver header "X-Spam-Status: Yes"
> To: user2 at deliver header "X-Spam-Status: Yes"
> FromOrTo:       default         delete
> So, user1 and user2 want to receive all high scoring spam. But, high
> spam messages with user1 or user2 in the list of recipients are
> delivered to all recipients. Is this a known problem, or is my syntax
> invalid?
> Thanks,
> Marc Delisle
You have to split incoming messages for rules like that to work.
There are howto's for postfix and sendmail in the wiki.

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