Help me understand @client_ipaddr_policy
Patrick Ben Koetter
p at sys4.de
Tue Dec 8 11:53:17 CET 2015
* Florian Thießen <amavis at thiessen.org>:
> > Hi,
> > three questions related to @client_ipaddr_policy:
> > 1) is there a way to configure @client_ipaddr_policy in sql rather than
> > in amavis' config files?
> > 2) Are the policies that one sets using @client_ipaddr_policy in any way
> > related to the sql policies mentioned in "README.sql-mysql" /
> > "README.sql"? For example, can I set the ID as a name in
> > @client_ipaddr_policy?
> > 3) Is it possible to link IP addresses to multiple policies or would I
> > need settings that are equal for all IP addresses in each corresponding
> > policy?
Yes. IP addresses may trigger multiple policy banks. You can verify that in
> How do other people solve this in larger setups?
We have scripts that create perl code (read: amavis config) from SQL and then
we reload amavis. Worked well with cfengine years ago and works with all the
hipster stuff (read: puppet et. al.) as well.
p at rick
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