Re-process messages in quarantine postfix+ms ?

Mark Sapiro mark at
Fri Jan 7 00:26:07 UTC 2022

On 1/6/22 4:42 AM, mailscanner at wrote:
> Is there any way to re-process all the messages that got thrown into 
> /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine ? There are really many, with sendmail 
> I could simply move them into the inbound directory but that will not 
> work with postfix ?

You could try something like

cd /the/directory/containing/the/messages
for file in `ls`; do
     sendmail -it < $file

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