Releasing emails from quarantine with sendmail

Ken A ka at
Wed Mar 30 14:00:08 IST 2011

Set MailScanner to quarantine as whole queue files and then just /bin/cp 
them to the outbound queue to release them.

On 3/29/2011 1:31 PM, Eduardo Casarero wrote:
> Hi everybody, does anyone know if it is possible to "release" an email and
> queue it in the sendmail outbound queue without being processed by
> MailScanner? I want to avoid MS because it generates a duplicated record in
> the DB. We used Mailwatch release method for some time and then a custom
> script to feed the released email to sendmail, but both options makes the
> email to be reprocesed by MS.
> I searched and read about sendmails options, but i coudnt find anything
> usefull. ¿How does MScanner send HAM emails to recipients? copying df* and
> qf* to the outbound queue and firing a sendmail process to deliver that
> particular email?
> Any comment/idea would be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Eduardo.

Ken Anderson
Pacific Internet -
Latest Pacific.Net Status -

More information about the MailScanner mailing list