Sendmail: delaying mail based on "soft" thresholds

Brian J. Murrell dcc-list-in@interlinx.bc.ca
Sat Apr 20 22:11:58 UTC 2002


On Sat, Apr 20, 2002 at 03:44:20PM -0600, Vernon Schryver wrote:
> 
> That sounds like an easy job for procmail and a cron script;

Could be.  Procmail has some drawbacks:

> 
>   - normal delivery path uses procmail to look for such marginal X-DCC
>    header lines and delivers such messages to a special folder.

Procmail sucks for evaluating the DCC header.  You don't really want
REGEX parsing but want to evaluate the counts as numbers.

b.

-- 
Brian J. Murrell
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