[CS-FSLUG] Exim and Greylisting

Fred A. Miller fmiller at lightlink.com
Sat Jul 5 20:14:26 CDT 2008

Timothy Butler wrote:
> I'm having trouble with greylisting and my exim server. It seems that  
> exim becomes convinced that the servers that temporarily bounce back  
> mail as part of the (in my opinion, troublesome) greylisting procedure  
> are actually permanently unresolvable. With this in mind, it simply  
> bounces back to the sender any mail that those on my server try to  
> send to the greylisting server until I clear out exim's cache. If I  
> clear its list, it will work again for a short time, and then start  
> bouncing again (it seems that exim will take a certain number of  
> failures from a given server before it refuses to attempt delivery).
> Any suggestions on how to make exim live in a greylisting world a bit  
> more successfully?

Sorry..........can't help you.


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