[Mimedefang] Re: recipient filter and rbl's

Scott Silva ssilva at sgvwater.com
Fri Nov 30 17:19:21 EST 2007

on 11/30/2007 7:02 AM Paul Houselander spake the following:
> Hi
> My mailserver acts as a gateway to a few MS exchange systems and im using
> mimedefang to reject invalid recipients.
> I also use the spamhaus rbl within sendmail (FEATURE(`dnsbl..... etc...) the
> order seems to be 1st: rbl check -> 2nd: mimedefang, is there anyway of
> changing it so mimedefang checks the recipient before to the rbl i.e. only
> valid recipients e-mail will be checked against the rbl?
> I want to cut down on what I request from spamhaus and the majority of the
> spamhaus hits are to invalid users.
> Cheers
> Paul
Do you have the milter call line before the rbl's in the sendmail.mc?

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