[Mimedefang] filter_recipient tempfail, message size reported by sendmail

Chris Myers chris at by-design.net
Mon Nov 17 17:16:29 EST 2003

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kenneth Porter" <shiva at sewingwitch.com>
To: <mimedefang at lists.roaringpenguin.com>
Sent: Monday, November 17, 2003 12:14 PM
Subject: Re: [Mimedefang] filter_recipient tempfail, message size reported
by sendmail

> --On Sunday, November 16, 2003 3:17 PM -0600 Chris Myers
<chris at by-design.net>
> wrote:
> > There is an ESMTP option to the MAIL FROM: command that specifies the
> > message size.  Sendmail is reporting that value... It has not accepted
> > message contrary to MIMEDefang's commands.
> Aha! Is there some way to tell from the log that this has happened? Ie. is
> there a way to get an accurate measure of the message traffic? Logwatch
> the "size=" information in the log line. (I think I added that, so it's my
> fault that it's wrong.)

Look for 'nrcpts=0' (number of recipients is zero) in the log entries:

Nov 17 16:14:37 cbg sendmail[30201]: hAHMEXZI030201: from=<XXX at XXX>, size=0,
class=0, nrcpts=0, proto=SMTP, daemon=MTA, relay=XXX.XXX.com []


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