On Fri, 2004-01-16 at 11:10, Chris Hardie wrote:
> We have a line in our ~vpopmail/etc/tcp.smtp file that looks like this:

> BUT, we have a meddlesome user on who is popping into
> vpopmail, which has the allow roaming users flag set.  As soon as this
> user does that, an entry is created in the tcp.smtp database for that
> user, as reflected in the open-smtp file:
>,RELAYCLIENT="",RBLSMTPD=""  1074272408
> The result is that the users pop / roaming action is disabling
> qmail-scanner for all mail from that server.  In general, the issue is
> that a user popping in from an IP that has a line in the main
> ~vpopmail/etc/tcp.smtp can override the rule for that IP.

Interesting indeed!

I would simply disable pop-before-smtp for this user.  Look at
vmoduser.  Then, add RELAYCLIENT="" to your original line, and call it


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