bad DCC traffic from e-corp.net

Craig R.Hughes craig@deersoft.com
Mon Sep 2 17:25:57 UTC 2002


Vernon,

I'm changing the instructions in the SpamAssassin INSTALL file 
right now to:

tar xfvz dcc-dccproc.tar.Z
cd dcc-dccproc-X.X.X
./configure && make && make install
cdcc 'info'


Let me know ASAP if that's innapropriate, since we're shipping 
2.40 today!

C

On Monday, September 2, 2002, at 10:02  AM, Vernon Schryver wrote:

>> Here are the instructions in the spamassassin README:
>>
>>     # tar xfvz dcc-dccproc.tar.Z
>>     # cd dcc-dccproc-X.X.X
>>     # ./configure && make && make install
>>     # cdcc 'new map'
>>     # cdcc 'add dcc.rhyolite.com'
>>     # cdcc 'info'
>
> That's ok, except that the 'new map' and "add dcc.rhyolite.com'
> are respectively unnecessary and wrong.  The map file that comes
> with the source points to localhost and dcc.dcc-servers.net.  Those
> two shipped entries usually do the right thing if there is a local
> server.  If there is no local server or if the local server fails,
> requests are instantly sent to one of the public server names listed
> in the main DCC web page at
> http://www.rhyolite.com/anti-spam/dcc/ and http://www.dcc-
> servers.net/dcc/
> dcc.rhyolite.com has not been listed for months.




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