sendmail hooks for pre-checking of over-quota imap users?

Ken Murchison ken at
Wed May 19 08:58:00 EDT 2004

Andrzej Filip wrote:
> Ken Murchison wrote:
>> [...]
>> FYI, smmapd does the correct thing for over quota (at least the CVS 
>> version does):
>> [root at eagle temp]# ./ unix:/var/imap/socket/smmap 
>> cyrus test
>> test => TEMP Over quota
> I have seen 2.2.3 code which appears to do "the right thing".
> FYI I have asked on news:comp.mail.sendmail how to make "temp 
> explanation string" available in (so e.g. can 
> send 5?? replies in over quota situations - some postmaster *want* 5?? 
> for over quota).

Set lmtp_over_quota_perm_failure in imapd.conf and smmapd will return a 
PERM failure instead of TEMP for over quota.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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716-662-8973 x26      Orchard Park, NY 14127
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