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Old 10-19-2001, 07:56 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2001
Location: /dev/null
Distribution: Debian, Slackware
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Sendmail: Blocking unwanted senders

How can an user in the system block unwanted senders ?
Is there a special file (like .forward) in the user home to
create in order to prevent such addresses ?

the system has the 8.10.2 version of sendmail..

Old 10-27-2001, 11:56 PM   #2
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Unhappy Blocking Unwanted Senders

Hi There,

I don't much know about it but i know you can block unwanted senders in sendmail through procmail scripts you can configure any rules like if to header contain this adderss move this mail to /dev/null you can totally control your sendmail by using procmail for more information see

Thanks and Regards,

John Lee


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