[Imap-uw] FYI: procmail/dmail rule
advax at triumf.ca
Fri Jul 4 12:00:57 PDT 2008
We run procmail rules for server-side spam filtering, using dmail as the
delivery agent for MIX format. Generally this works well.
I just realized that for years I've had the wrong rule.
as the final rule to deliver to INBOX, but it should have been
If dmail failed, the mail was lost instead of being bounced or requeued.
As I found out when I fixed up a user's mailbox as root, leaving a
.mixnnn file with the wrong ownership. Duh.
(still somewhat shocked by Mark's dismissal ... I hope imapd
can continue as an open source project. To say nothing of Mark's work
with the IETF developing the imap standard, and the ongoing standards
work for mobile devices)
Andrew Daviel, TRIUMF, Canada
Tel. +1 (604) 222-7376 (Pacific Time)
Network Security Manager
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