Mail filtering at server
bsd at bathnetworks.com
Sun Jan 15 02:15:00 PST 2006
On Sun, 2006-01-15 at 04:52, Micah wrote:
> Frank Staals wrote:
> > Hey,
> > I'm running FreeBSD 5-stable and I'm using the system as mailserver, so
> > I set up sendmail using this guide:
> > http://www.puresimplicity.net/~hemi/freebsd/sendmail.html as imap server
> > I'm using imap-uw. Now I would like to do the following:
> > 1) I would like to get all mail from questions at freebsd.org in a seperate
> > directory. Currently I do this by filtering my mail in the mailclient (
> > Thunderbird ). The directory it uses for this is currently
> > ~/mail/Questions/ so I would like to keep that, how can I do this ? Can
> > I add this to /etc/mail/access ? what would then be the syntax ?
> I actually switched from IMAP-UW (ironic because I'm a UW student) to
> Cyrus-IMAP to manage my personal email. Cyrus has a built in filtering
> language called Sieve which works really well for moving my list and RSS
> feeds into proper IMAP folders.
> seems to suggest procmail can do this too.
> > 2) I would also like to filter my mail for spam, again: currently I set
> > up thunderbird to do this: the mail marked as spam/junk dissapears into
> > the junk folder: ( ~/mail/junk ) What is the best way to set this up ?
> > can this be done by sendmail itself or should I install an other program
> > from the portstree
> I actually haven't tackled this one yet. Try looking through
> http://www.freebsd.org/ports/index.html with a keyword of spam.
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