[Mailman-Users] Skipping Mailscanner for list mail

Brad Knowles brad.knowles at skynet.be
Mon May 10 22:58:23 CEST 2004

At 12:44 PM -0500 2004/05/10, Paul H Byerly wrote:

>       I have three large (1000 to 5000) VERPed announcement lists.  When I
>  send out these lists clamav shows up in top - and it eat up all available
>  CPU for several minutes.  I have read all the documentation and added
>  filters that should cause virus scanning to be skipped, but clamav still
>  runs.  Is Mailman sending in a way that the filters are not kicking in?
>  Any idea what to add?

	You want to have two separate instances of your MTA.  One that 
listens on port 25 for incoming connections, and one that listens on 
some other port for outgoing connections.  The first instance does 
scanning, the second does not.  Configure Mailman to deliver mail to 
the second instance.

Brad Knowles, <brad.knowles at skynet.be>

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safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
     -Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania.

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