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Re: how to immediately bounce emails sent to users over their quota

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  • Wietse Venema
    ... As long as the MTA runs any time is MTA time. Wietse
    Message 1 of 6 , Jan 31, 2006
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      > Wietse Venema a ?crit :
      > > Gordon Thagard:
      > >
      > >>Hi, our organization has setup filesystems quotas for our some set of
      > >>our userbase. We use Veritas to enforce the quotas and Maildrop is used
      > >>as a delivery agent. Is it possible to have emails bounce immediately
      > >>(and with a graceful error message) via Postfix when a user is over
      > >>their quota or is this better handled by Maildrop?
      > >>
      > >>Thanks to any and all who may be of assistance.
      > >
      > >
      > > All it takes is to have maildrop report a permanent error status
      > > to Postfix, and Postfix will deliver the news to the sender.
      > do you mean that postfix will reject at MTA time time because of an
      > error that occurs at delivery time? I doubt that.

      As long as the MTA runs any time is MTA time.

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