[Mailman-Users] Block attachments before testing for non-member

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Aug 31 20:34:23 CEST 2004

At 9:39 AM -0700 2004-08-31, Ed Greenberg wrote:

>  Many things show up as "mail from non-member" which contain nothing but
>  a forbidden attachment. Can we run through the content filter BEFORE
>  testing for membership so that this cr*p just gets discarded?

	You can't change the order in which these operations are 
performed.  However, you can configure attachment stripping so that 
any message which does not meet your criteria will automatically be 
discarded or rejected, as opposed to being forwarded to the list 

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

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     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

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