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Re: Anybody patching Sendmail to filter _attachments_?

  • From: Valdis.Kletnieks
  • Date: Mon May 08 15:11:48 2000

On Mon, 08 May 2000 09:49:54 PDT, Bill Woodcock <woody@zocalo.net>  said:
> ...as opposed to just by subject line?  We're getting a lot of requests
> from customers that we MX for to just throw away either all attachments or
> any .vbs visual basic attachments.  Obviously the Sendmail-Inc.-approved
> fix is subject-line based, which doesn't take care of that.

Well, I'm not actually working on it at the moment, but Sendmail 8.10.1
ships with a not-very-documented filtering interface.  If you have an 8.10.1
source tree handy, look in 'libmilter/README' for the gory details.

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				Valdis Kletnieks
				Operating Systems Analyst
				Virginia Tech






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