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Article: 939
From: Anthony Howe
Date: 2006-05-24 08:42:16 -0400
Subject: Re: RE. Milter-ahead and MX lookups

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Quentin Campbell wrote:
> I have just tried the obvious test of re-starting 'milter-ahead' with
> the '-m' option specified on the command line. It is now working.

As mentioned in my other response, the milter-ahead.cf file does not 
support comments. Remove those and it should work.

> However 'milter-ahead' runs as user 'milter' but that should not prevent
> the 'cf' file from being read.

The milter should start as root, reads its .cf, creates .pid and .socket 
files, sets the ownership of the .pid and .socket, then drops root 
privilege to milter:milter.

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