Postfix anti-antivirus (was Re: [linux-elitists] procmail recipe for mydoom?)

Ben Finney
Tue Feb 10 20:04:10 PST 2004

On 11-Feb-2004, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="Ben Finney">
> > Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > > amavis, spamassassin, and other similar tools.
> > 
> > So, if one of the Postfix processes was making content-based reject
> > decisions during SMTP, it would not be an "external process" in that
> > sense?
> Queued, man, queued.

Let's try again:

You define an "external process" during the SMTP session as "amavis,
spamassassin, and other similar tools".

If Postfix used a Postfix process to determine rejection of the message
at SMTP time, would that be an "external process"?

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