[CentOS] Mailscanner and Postfix

Peter Farrow peter at farrows.org
Wed Mar 30 11:57:22 UTC 2005


do you have any details on mailscanner with sendmail,

I am currently using Mimedefang, sendmail and clamav, as an mid stream 
relay to filter viruses and spam, can mailscanner do this?

Any help advice is greatly appreciated...



Plant, Dean wrote:

>Nigel Kendrick wrote:
>>I have just followed Johnny Hughes' excellent walk-through on how to
>>install Postfix, MailScanner with ClamAV and Spamassassin and it
>>seems to be running fine during in house testing, but I want to make
>>sure that it behaves itself when it goes live serving about 250
>>users; I have read comments elsewhere both for and against the use of
>>Mailscanner with Postfix, and when I mentioned the subject on the
>>Postfix group I was informed I *WILL* have mail dupes and missing
>>mail so can I have some observations from people using this setup
>>with Centos (3.3). 
>You really should add another antivirus vendor as its one of the advantages
>of MailScanner, you can add bitdefender, it's freeware.
>Sorry, I can not comment on Postfix as I use sendmail with MailScanner but
>from what I read on the MailScanner mailing list there are lots of people
>running a huge amount of mail through it with Postfix.
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