Re: SMTP server mode

From: Benny Pedersen <>
Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2012 00:47:31 +0200

Den 2012-08-18 00:16, Murray S. Kucherawy skrev:
> On Fri, 17 Aug 2012, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
>> Ok, "temp fail". Which to the client means their mail is REJECTED
>> and not accepted for delivery.
>> Same difference. Either way, it does not end up queued until the
>> milter is back in service.
> I'm confused. If postfix tries to talk to a dead milter, what does
> it do if not a temp-fail?


> And then if opendkim were SMTP-aware and postfix couldn't talk to it,
> wouldn't it queue and retry later?

YES, there is no point of smtp at all when API milter do fine, if one
needs smtp setup one more listner in and let the use a milter

> I'm not seeing the difference.

wasted time on coding if it was done
Received on Fri Aug 17 2012 - 22:47:20 PST

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