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From Crocomoth <>
Subject RE: Suggestion to developers
Date Wed, 12 Sep 2007 15:53:10 GMT

> The most effective way I've found to lower the SA footprint is to limit
> the mail that gets to it by using some triage on the MTA side.  SA as a
> standalone tool might benefit from some kind of triage functionality to
> kill messages immediately as per a "blacklist" rule.  The blacklist
> rule(s) would be run against the messages before the normal ruleset was
> applied.  If any of the blacklist rules were triggered, the message
> would be dropped without further scanning.  

I am not sure that messages after positive blacklist check will be dropped.
As far as I see, SA just adds 100 points to this message and continues
And I am not sure about the order of rules in checking process.

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