Re: Ok, someone is trying to be funny

From: David S. Miller (
Date: Fri Feb 02 2001 - 18:52:44 EST

Michael H. Warfield writes:
> On Fri, Feb 02, 2001 at 03:36:46PM -0800, David S. Miller wrote:
> So block them using the /etc/mail/access database for sendmail
> and do it with a "451" error code. The data will back up on their
> mail server and start clogging their mail spool till they get a clue.
> (Ok... 5 day expiration on the messages, but ITMT, they get several
> warning and error messages from each too).

We don't use sendmail at vger, we use zmailer. Sendmail could
not keep up with the load :-)

And yes I've done the zmailer equivalent (manual SPAM block database)
of what you've suggested.

David S. Miller
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