MailScanner in Transparent Mode????

Ken A ka at
Fri Mar 12 16:32:10 GMT 2010

MailScanner itself does no mail routing, or changing of received 
headers. Those are done by your smtp servers.

You may want something more like qsmtpd or assp?

MailScanner has a queue -> scan batch -> forward architecture, so it's 
not suited to work with a transparent proxy.


On 3/12/2010 12:44 AM, Jawad Khawaja wrote:
> Hi,
> Can MailScanner be deployed in a Transparnt mode.
> Transparent Mode works like this......
> 1. Client will send email to xyz at by pointing his own SMTP server
> address in his client software.
> 2. Gateway device will forward all port 25 traffic to MailScanner.
> 3. MailScanner should scan email and should deliver to gateway device
> without changing any header information (i want destination domain should
> see my customer Ip rather than mailscanner IP)
> Any suggestion .....?
> Regards

Ken Anderson
Pacific Internet -

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