A way to throttle mail from domain/ip?

Eduardo Casarero ecasarero at gmail.com
Fri Nov 26 13:33:39 GMT 2010

Did you try milter-limit? It has per Ip/user/domain rate limits.

Sorry for the top posting  ikm writing from my phone.

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-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Bonivart <bonivart at opencsw.org>
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Date: Fri, 26 Nov 2010 14:25:37 
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Subject: Re: A way to throttle mail from domain/ip?

On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 12:21 PM, Peter Bonivart <shuttlebox at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 26 nov 2010, at 11:34, Glenn Steen <glenn.steen at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Didn't Vispan do something like that? Although with some firewall
>> integration...?
> You may be right, I'm at lunch so I will have to verify that later. I
> also found that milter-greylist has some ratelimit feature built in.

Vispan uses iptables which I don't want to use and it adds ip
addresses which have sent spam. It's a nice feature but it's not what
I want here, these newsletters may very well not be spam but I simply
don't want them to bog down the servers by sending thousands of mail
in a few minutes.

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