[Mailman-Users] "disable_dns_lookups = yes" is a very bad idea

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Sat Feb 18 12:37:48 CET 2006

At 12:12 PM +0100 2006-02-18, Brad Knowles wrote:

>  	Take another look at those entries.  We're talking about running
>  a second instance of postfix, on another port, with a special
>  configuration (disabling all anti-virus/anti-spam stuff, all DNS
>  lookups, etc...), and Mailman talking only to this second instance of
>  postfix.
>  	If this fact is not clear, please feel free to suggest ways that
>  the wording could be improved.  Alternatively, feel free to clean up
>  or clarify the wording yourself.

	I've updated FAQ 6.4 to reflect these issues, but did not see any 
other obvious changes from anyone.

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

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