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Article: 1879
From: Anthony Howe
Date: 2008-06-28 05:24:29 -0400
Subject: Re: milter-spamc reject message

Removal...........: milters-request@milter.info?subject=remove
More information..: http://www.milter.info/#Support

Kenny Gardner uttered...:
> The Reject Message should just show 550-5.7.1 Message was identified as Junk
> Mail as the reason for the reject and nothing more. Why make the spammer's
> life any easier?

It's not intended to make their life easier, but make a legitimate 
sender's life easier. It is far more annoying as a good actor to send a 
message only to have it bounce and not understand why. Not only that, 
but it should help reduce support calls if a legitimate sender can 
resolve the problem themselves.

Many spammers already run their messages through spamassassin on their 
own servers or local machines. Hindering legitimated senders in the 
belief that the information helps spammers is pointless; spammers 
already have many other means to get the same information.

You could try


instead, which doesn't provide a report.

Alternatively try

	cd com/snert/src/milter-spamc
	make clean build
	sudo make install

Similarly you can redefine SIMPLE_JUNK_MAIL_REPLY

	CFLAGS='-UHAVE_SMFI_SETMLREPLY -D"message was identified as junk mail"' ...

Anthony C Howe        Twitter: SirWumpus                    SnertSoft
+33 6 11 89 73 78       Skype: SirWumpus        BarricadeMX & Milters
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