Re: On-* quarantine fails

From: Murray S. Kucherawy <>
Date: Tue, 21 May 2013 15:43:12 -0700 (PDT)

On Thu, 25 Apr 2013, Claus Assmann wrote:
>> - detect at compile time if libmilter supports quarantining; if not,
>> arrange to reject the configuration if any On-* requests quarantine
>> or if the OpenSSL capture thing is enabled (i.e., fail to start if
> That matches what I tried to describe :-)

Done. (That part was easy.)

>> - at run time, when talking to an MTA that doesn't have quarantine
>> service (by negotiation) and a quarantine action is requested,
>> replace it with temp-fail and log something
> Good enough for me.

The current code will return SMFIS_REJECT from mlfi_negotiate() if the
filter is configured to do quarantining and it talks to an MTA that
doesn't offer that facility. Is that sufficient?

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