sendmail hooks for pre-checking of over-quota imap users?
anfi at priv.onet.pl
Fri May 14 12:54:12 EDT 2004
Ken Murchison wrote:
> Scott Adkins wrote:
>> I was curious if anyone has implemented a mechanism in sendmail to
>> if a user is over their Cyrus quota before attempting LMTP delivery of
>> message. If so, how was it impemented?
> You can use the Sendmail Socket Map Daemon (smmapd) that I wrote for
> Cyrus. It should be part of 2.2.3. In order to use this, you'll have
> to be running Sendmail 8.13 or get the patch for 8.12:
> The daemon verifies the existence of the rcpt, the ACL and the quota at
> the RCPT TO time of the SMTP exchange. For me, its cut down on a HUGE
> amount of garbage destined for non-existent users, thus eliminating the
> outgoing bounce messages.
Take a look at http://anfi.homeunix.net/sendmail/rtcyrus2.html if you
want more details how to use smmapd provided in cyrus-2.2.3 in sendmail.
BTW Sendmail-8.13 is available as public Beta
Andrzej [en:Andrew] Adam Filip anfi at priv.onet.pl anfi at xl.wp.pl
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