[Mailman-Users] Spam assassin with mailman

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Mar 7 03:43:12 CET 2006

At 5:58 PM -0700 2006-03-06, Jonathan Larsen wrote:

>  It does do it on incoming mail but only after it's went to mailman and then
>  is going back to the MTA for final delivery. So basically right before it
>  hits the user.

	Which is absolutely bass-ackwards.  Do the check in the MTA 
before you receive the message the first time, then configure a 
second MTA where you can dump stuff for outgoing traffic which 
doesn't waste your time by re-doing the same check all over again.

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

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     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

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