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Article: 1426
From: Mike Horwath
Date: 2007-02-06 16:06:47 -0500
Subject: Re: Per user settings

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On Feb 6, 2007, at 10:11 AM, Anthony Howe wrote:
> Mike Horwath wrote:
>> Anyone started hacking either milter-link or milter-date to support
>> per user lookups and decisions based on said lookups?
> Per-user configurations do NOT work will when you have multiple
> recipients in the message. You might have one user that says OK and
> another that says REJECT - which one has priority?


> You have to have split recipients into individual messages before you
> can apply per-user configurations and a standard sendmail/milter setup
> doesn't support this. You would have to have a two stage sendmail
> server: first sendmail instance splits recipients and the second
> sendmail instances applies per-user configurations. For content  
> milters
> this not too bad, but for pre-DATA milters who's objective is to  
> reject
> mail during the SMTP session before accepting any content, you  
> loose out
> with a two stage setup.

Many of us already have that :)

>> If no one has started, then I'll probably start the hackery required
>> to get them to use a MySQL database and query/reset things based on
>> per user settings.
> I suggest you read my license first. My code is not GPL nor Open  
> Source
> as defined by http://www.opensource.org/docs/definition.php Any  
> changes
> you create would be private for you own use. You could submit them to
> me, but no guarantees I'll use the code, though I might reimplement it
> if the idea is interesting.

I never said I would share, I asked if anyone had done it yet.

Submitting back to you is dandy by me, the more knobs and tunables  
the better...but that is just my opinion.

Mike Horwath, reachable via drechsau@Geeks.ORG

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