[CentOS] Sendmail.cf / access.db

Mon Feb 27 12:30:18 UTC 2006
Mark Weaver <mdw1982 at mdw1982.com>

Sam Drinkard wrote:
> I've noticed from the sendmail logs, certain IP's are being blocked via
> the known spammers configuration in the sendmail.cf.  What I also note
> is in my access file, I have several TLD's that are listed, yet are NOT
> being blocked.  Yes, I do call a make after each edit of the access
> list, and going by the timestamp on access.db, it appears to being
> updated, yet again, in the sendmail portion of the daily logs, those
> TLD's which are in the access list are not listed as being blocked. 
> Hope that is not too confusing.. think I confused myself, but in any
> case, things are in there that should be blocked and are not being. 
> Hints?
> Sam

Hi Sam,

What do the entries look like? I mean how do they appear in the
/etc/mail/access file?

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