DCC version 1.3.121/2.3.121 released

Vernon Schryver vjs@calcite.rhyolite.com
Sun Mar 21 13:59:56 UTC 2010


Version 1.3.XX of the DCC source is in
http://www.dcc-servers.net/dcc/source/dcc.tar.Z  and
http://www.rhyolite.com/dcc/source/dcc.tar.Z

Commercial version 2.3.XX of the DCC Reputation code is in the usual place.

The CHANGES file in
http://www.dcc-servers.net/dcc/dcc-tree/CHANGES and
http://www.rhyolite.com/dcc/dcc-tree/CHANGES and
starts with
    Fix `hackmc -T` to work with sendmail.mc FEATURE(`delay_checks')
    Add `hackmc -U` to whitelist authenticated SMTP clients like -T but
	unlike -T not whitelist SMTP clients with verified STARTTLS
	certificates.  Too many sources of spam have good TLS certs.
    Fix `hackmc -M` to change sendmail.cf to terat Feature(badmx) and
	Feature(block_bad_helo) like Feature(dnsbl) and Feature(enhdnslb)
	and report bad mail to DCC before rejecting it.
    Dccm with `hackmc -R` should reject mail for unauthorized relaying despite
	whitelisting in whiteclnt files and "option MTA-first".
    Add <META HTTP-EQUIV="x-dns-prefetch-control" CONTENT="off"> to
	the proof-of-concept whitelist CGI scripts.
    Add ./configure --with-make-cmd=x to ease the use of bmake
    /var/dcc/libexec/dcc-nagios notices forced-passive and auto-NAT signs
	of DCC flooding problems.
    Turn off RES_DEFNAMES and RES_DNSRCH for name DNS blacklists to stop
	extra queries reported by Bart Dumon.
    Fix inversion of dccd -f/-F in 1.3.120 reported by Tomasz Potega.

/var/dcc/libexec/updatedcc should automagically fetch, build, and
install the commercial or free version, depending on the .updatedcc_pfile
file, unless you have installed a version of Linux with the broken
default `sort` collating sequence since last upgrading.  If so, an
easy way to get the old updatedcc script working is to delete the
entire /var/dcc/build/dcc directory before running updatedcc.


Vernon Schryver    vjs@rhyolite.com



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