Log message from WLIST tracing

Gary Mills mills@cc.umanitoba.ca
Thu Apr 1 13:27:38 UTC 2010


On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 02:43:38PM +0000, Vernon Schryver wrote:
> > From: Gary Mills 
> 
> > I have all of the local IP addresses (512 /24 networks) defined in the
> > file localnets.wh that's included into the whitelist file.  So, they
> > are defined on the server side, not on the client side.  Is that
> > alright?
> 
> Client-side DCC whitelisting is almost always cheaper, faster, and
> generally better.  Even when server-side whitelisting is useful,
> you almost always want the same mail whitelisted by DCC clients,
> which makes the server-side whitelist entries moot.
> Some whitelisting must be done by DCC clients.  An example is the
> MX or MXDCC whitelisting by one MX server of other MX servers for
> a domain name.  Or the SUBMIT whitelisting of SMTP submission clients.

Okay, I tried that on my test server running dcc-1.3.122 and got
this error:

    Apr  1 08:18:20 setup01 dccm[14901]: [ID 702911 mail.error] too many IP address blocks in line 513 of localnets.wh included from whiteclnt

The file contains 512 /24 networks plus 127.0.0.1

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-Gary Mills-        -Unix Group-        -Computer and Network Services-



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