sendmail-8.12.6+cyrus-imapd-2.0.17: check presence of the cyrus mailbox during establishing SMTP connection

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at
Fri Nov 7 09:35:03 EST 2003

On Fri, 7 Nov 2003, Andrzej Filip wrote:

> Would not it be posiible to interpet only heading sieve rules which reject
> message based on info available at "RCPT TO:" point ?
> First "non reject" or "need information not available yet" sieve rule would
> stop "envelope based" sieve rules interpretation.
> [ Reject what you know for sure you will reject later - ASAP reject ]

No.  What if I have a script like:

if(header :contains "Subject" "Passcode") {

if envelope :all :contains "to" "me+spam@"
    reject "spam!";

Now if I get any message with a RCPT TO of "me+spam" it will be rejected
if the first test is ignored, even if it shouldn't be.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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