Keep quarantine more than 9 days

Sampson, Aaron Sampson at
Tue Mar 20 14:26:23 GMT 2012

edit /etc/cron.daily/clean.quarantine.cron

The above is the config file that states how long it will keep the quarantine folders.  Depending on how much spam you get keeping these files for a long time could eat up a lot of space on your system.  By default it is set to disabled so Mail Scanner shouldn't automatically be deleting the folders after 9 days

-----Original Message-----
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Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 8:23 AM
To: MailScanner discussion
Subject: Re: Keep quarantine more than 9 days

On 03/20/2012 08:39 AM, mul wrote:
> Hello ans sorry for my english,
> all emails are quarantined nine days. Apparently there is a script 
> where indicated nine days because it never goes beyond. But I would 
> like to keep emails longer.
> I do not have a CRON script that removes Quarantine !
> would have an idea where you will be shown the number of days to keep 
> quarantine?
> thanks for help

   MailScanne running on CentOS 6.2


If you are running another platform you could search for it.
The oddest part is by default I don't believe MailScanner removes quarantined mail.

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