[Mimedefang] Issues w/ authenticated submission

Matthew.van.Eerde at hbinc.com Matthew.van.Eerde at hbinc.com
Tue Apr 18 17:34:11 EDT 2006

Philip Prindeville wrote:
> I'm submitting from a host behind a NATed gateway, so the
> address that my machine things it is using when it says "HELO
> [x.x.x.x.x]" if different from that which my local server is seeing.

Hmmm... I would say if at least one of the apparent or HELO IPs is private, believe the HELO.  Special handling for 127/8.

> Or else should I add logic to skip this test in mimedefang-filter
> (for filter_helo()) when authentication is set?

That sounds like a good idea.  Sendmail sets a macro for authenticated sessions, you have to export it to the milter.

Matthew.van.Eerde (at) hbinc.com               805.964.4554 x902
Hispanic Business Inc./HireDiversity.com       Software Engineer

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