attachment rule with multiple attachment

shprahi shprahi shprahi at
Sat Sep 12 11:49:17 IST 2009

I am not sure whether My posted messages are reaching to the list.


On Sat, Sep 12, 2009 at 12:22 AM, shprahi shprahi <shprahi at> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I have Postix+MailScanner+spma ssassin+clamAv on Centos 5.3 and also i have
> rule set file for attachment limitation with respect to users.
> now i am facing some strange problem which i would like to share
> Ex : user abc has From 2 MB and To as 3 MB attachment set.
> 1. If user send one file as greater than 2 MB recipient is getting warning
> message saying attachment restriction
> 2. If same user is attaching multiple files of 1.5 MB (3 files) are
> reaching to recipient.
> How to restrict multiple attachment, since user may attach one or more
> file. If it is one file then Mailscanner is checking against the rule set
> file but same if multiple files attached then mailscanner not checking
> against the rule set file or may be considering individual file as within
> the limit and sending even though cumulative size of attachment is exceeding
> the allowed size.
> Please share if any one has come across the same..
> Thanks a lot in advance......
> Regards,
> shprahi
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