Mailscanner

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15526micke
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Mailscanner

Postby 15526micke » Sun Dec 18, 2005 4:59 pm

I'm using sendmail with MailScanner right now. I'm very happy with MailScanner and I like to countinue to use it.
Q1. Can I use MailScanner with Zimbra?
Q2. I'd like to use mysql to other things as well, is that any problem with that?
Regards Michael Wedin


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Postby marcmac » Sun Dec 18, 2005 5:05 pm

Mailscanner may or may not work with postfix - I've never tried it.
Q2 has been covered in the forums before - please search the forums for that information.
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Postby dijichi2 » Mon Dec 19, 2005 7:42 am

Mailscanner should *not* be used with postfix - it manipulates spools directly and is known to lose data under certain conditions. search the postfix lists for wietse's vitriol on the matter.
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Mailscanner

Postby agdros » Tue May 16, 2006 2:05 pm

Im gonna ask you guys to take a look at MailScanner again. The original versions of MailScanner did behave badly... the most recent versions are much better about playing with the postfix spools.
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Postby phoenix » Tue May 16, 2006 2:17 pm

MailScanner isn't really necessary as Zimbra has SpamAssassin and DSPAM installed which do as good a job (and in my opinion, better) scanning incoming mail than MailScanner. Zimbra is, after all, Open Source and you could always try and install it yourself.
Regards

Bill

Rspamd: A high performance spamassassin replacement

If you'd like to see this implemented in a future version of ZCS then please vote on Bugzilla entries 97706 & 108168
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Mailscanner

Postby mintra » Sun Aug 13, 2006 12:36 pm

I use Zimbra now but used to have a mailscanner / mailwatch implentation.
I miss the mailwatch interface.
The best way is to set up mailscanner on a different physical or virtual server

and have it direct mail to the zimbra server after scanning.
John

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