Betr.: Re: Disable RBL check for certain ip(ranges)

Alex Broens ms-list at
Mon Sep 6 14:19:28 IST 2010

On 2010-09-06 15:01, Arjan Melein wrote:
>>>> Op 6-9-2010 om 14:47 is door Raymond Dijkxhoorn <raymond at>
> geschreven:
>> Hi!
>>> As Microsoft seems to have managed to get hotmail / listed on 
>>> multiple RBL's -again- I was looking at the possibility of excluding 
>>> these ip's from the RBL checks. I cant just white list it as people do 
>>> send spam through hotmail. Any ideas on if/how this can be done ?
>> You might want to startt using DNS Whitelists also. Where those relay 
>> servers are marked as 'ok' ...
>> Bye,
>> Raymond.
> I was thinking DNS WL too, but that will require a bit of fiddling as well.
> As for everyone else's questions, which I could have thought of before hand if it wasn't Monday ;)
> I'm running MS on a Fedora system with postfix as MTA.
> Spamassassin does the RBL checks. Right now this is version 3.2.5 but once I have the MS Jules just released working in a test i'll upgrade that to 3.3.1.
>>From what I can tell hotmail is listed on backscatter and SORBS

Before using a WL which opens a whole new can of worms, I'd lower the 
score on SORBS and ditch backscaterrer which can hardly be considered as 
a trustworthy BL.

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