[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: mail proxy?
On Sun, Feb 22, 2004 at 08:26:32PM +0100, Peter N. M. Hansteen wrote:
> "Bob McIlvaine" <email@example.com> writes:
> > The idea is to have the proxy server get the mail from the isp
> > or multiple isps, scan for viruses and then be available to
> > email clients behind the firewall.
> a combination of fetchmail and your choice of antivirus (clamav is
> quite good), spam filtering (spamassassin) and pop3/imap daemon will
> do what you describe. The ports system offers a number of useful
> packages which should be rather straightforward to set up.
procmail deserves a mention here also.
Basicly looks somthing like this (at least one way to do it).
Remote mail machines -< fetchmail -< procmail -< clamav -< spmaassain -<
procmail > various mail foldrs to be read with teh MUA of your choice.
"They that would give up essential liberty for temporary safety deserve
neither liberty nor safety."
-- Benjamin Franklin