[Mimedefang] Write quarantine MSGs to DB?
David F. Skoll
dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Tue Dec 15 07:28:38 EST 2009
Stefan König wrote:
> has someone ever tried to write the MD quarantine messages to a mysql DB?
Sure. CanIt works that way (though we use PostgreSQL, not MySQL.)
I suspect there are others who are using database-backed storage too,
including at least two who are using MIMEDefang as part of a commercial
 For small installations. For larger installations, we have a more
sophisticated scheme using a dedicated storage manager written in C,
with redundant storage across multiple nodes. Relational databases tend
not to be optimized for storing large chunks of unstructured text.
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