[exim-dev] [Bug 1142] Add support for not enforcing message_…

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Author: Nigel Metheringham
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Subject: [exim-dev] [Bug 1142] Add support for not enforcing message_size_limit
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http://bugs.exim.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1142




--- Comment #6 from Nigel Metheringham <nigel@???> 2011-09-03 11:32:58 ---
How about changing this so that there is an option to continue accepting a
message after exceeding the size limits - ideally selectable for submission
mode only - but the excess of the message are discarded, which protects against
a disk space eating attack and also breaks the sent message in a way that is
obvious and gives the sender no advantage in doing this.

So we are gobbling and discarding oversized (excess only) of messages.


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