How to whitelist AOL non-delivery reports?

Gary Mills mills@cc.UManitoba.CA
Fri Jul 25 16:13:19 UTC 2003


On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 04:09:53PM -0600, Vernon Schryver wrote:
> > From: Peter Beckman <beckman@purplecow.com>
> > To: Gary Mills <mills@cc.UManitoba.CA>
> > cc: dcc@rhyolite.com
> 
> > Why not just add "MAILER-DAEMON@aol.com" to your whitelist?
> 
> That's an interesting idea.  One would need to use a "from" instead
> of "env_from" entry, because the envelope Mail_From value is "<>".
> It would also be necessary to use the entire Mail_From value as in:
> 
>    ok    from    Mail Delivery Subsystem <MAILER-DAEMON@aol.com>

Yes, that should work.  I was focusing on the envelope information,
and missed the obvious header.  I also won't need to whitelist it
by fuz2 if I do it this way.  Thanks.

-- 
-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-



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