How to whitelist ?

Harley Peters harley@hpeters.net
Fri Feb 6 21:35:13 UTC 2004


John Doherty wrote:
> At 10:49 AM -0600 2/6/04, Harley Peters wrote:
> 
>>I have a bunch of mailing lists which i am trying to white list. So they 
>>don't get reported to the dcc servers.
>>With most lists i can just put the Return-path mailing address into an 
>>env_from statement and the problem is solved.
>>However some mailing lists use a Return-Path: mail address with a number 
>>in it that varies with every email. How do i white list such lists ?
>>
>>Example:
>>Return-Path:<gentoo-user-return-49527-harley=hpeters.net@lists.gentoo.org>
>>                                   ^ this number changes with every 
>>email sent from the list.
> 
> 
> Are the messages always delivered to you by the same machine (or a
> small set of machines)? If so, you could whitelist the IP address
> rather than the env_from.
> 
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Well I tried using the ip address

ok    ip 128.193.0.34

but it didn't work.

I also tried
ok    substitute eagle.gentoo.org
ok     substitute eagle.gentoo.oregonstate.edu

and that didn't work either.

Harley



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