Re: [Exim] SMTP Sender-verify callouts

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Author: Ian Eiloart
To: Tony Finch
CC: Alan J. Flavell, Exim users list
Subject: Re: [Exim] SMTP Sender-verify callouts

--On Wednesday, August 18, 2004 5:09 pm +0100 Tony Finch <dot@???>

> On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, Ian Eiloart wrote:
>> About 20,000 per day. But that figure isn't per site. That's the total
>> number of failed callouts that I do in a day.
> We have about 250,000 failed sender verifications per day (the number of
> actual callouts being significantly less of course). It's the very last
> check we do -- the total number of rejected RCPTs is over 1.2 million. We
> have a bit more than 30,000 users and (coincidentally) about 250,000
> legitimate messages per day.
> I don't think I can tell from the logs how many actual callouts we do.
> Tony.

Won't that be 500,000 - the legitimate deliveries plus the failed callouts.
I think it should be if that is the last test you do. Unless you exempt
some senders.

Ian Eiloart
Servers Team
Sussex University ITS