handling unknown recipients

@lbutlr kremels at kreme.com
Thu Apr 28 03:42:20 CEST 2016

On Apr 26, 2016, at 8:07 AM, Tilman Schmidt <tschmidt at cardtech.de> wrote:
> Running Postfix with amavisd-new and quarantining attachments seems to
> produce an unfortunate interaction when mail with a banned attachment
> arrives for an unknown recipient:

WHya re you ever accepting mail for a user that doesn’t exist?

> Is there a way to validate the recipient address before bothering with
> the content of the mail?

Yes, have postfix check for valid users first before passing the message to amavis.

Humans are always slightly lost. It's a basic characteristic. It
explains a lot about them.

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