Re: Debian Weekly News - July 26th, 2005
On Wed, 27 Jul 2005, Martin Schulze wrote:
> Greylisting for Debian Hosts. Santiago Vila would like the project to
> consider using greylisting, a technique to delay mails, on Debian
> hosts. Rich Walker explained that some mail servers can't cope
> with such delays. Florian Weimer added that zombie software that
> is locked out with greylisting will probably be improved in the
> future, leaving greylisting without effect. Marc Haber noted that
> exim runs the queue every 30 minutes, which would be a significant
> for many users.
Thanks for the note, but your summary is biased, considering that my
proposal was to use greylisting, a good DNSBL, or both.