A way to throttle mail from domain/ip?

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at USherbrooke.ca
Fri Nov 26 13:14:38 GMT 2010

Le 2010-11-26 04:31, Peter Bonivart a écrit :
> I would like to throttle mail so no single domain/ip can send a lot of
> mail to us in a short amount of time (think newsletters bogging down
> MailScanner). I can't find anything in Sendmail that offers that, only
> generic throttling that doesn't keep state of who sends how much.
> I have found two milters that I think would work:
> 1. milter-limit from Snertsoft. Costs money.
> 2. j-chkmail. Free.
> Does anyone use any of the two above for this and what do you think of
> them? Or is there more solutions available (for Sendmail)?
> /peter
We're using milter-limit. It's free. It works very well!


Denis Beauchemin, analyste
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