Re: limit for messages per connection?
- Reindl Harald:
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>Used like this, the message rate limit is redundant.
> Am 20.03.2013 17:33, schrieb Wietse Venema:> Reindl Harald:
> >> smtpd_recipient_limit = 100
> >> anvil_rate_time_unit = 1800s
> >> smtpd_client_connection_rate_limit = 80
> > Have you considered:
> > smtpd_client_message_rate_limit
> > smtpd_client_recipient_rate_limit
> thank you - no i have not because i still was in the middle
> for the documentation searching for "limit" :-)
> i have exactly 1418 messages between
> Mar 20 16:08:06
> Mar 20 16:24:09
> normally we have not more than 1000 messages outgoing on this
> machine a day because real mass-mailing is prohibited but i
> am unsere about the impact of the anvil / limit calculation
> to not make troubles for legitimate mail in case someone sends
> as example 5 mails to 20 RCPT's in a few minutes which may
> happen from time to time
> would you consider this as safe?
> smtpd_client_message_rate_limit = 500
> smtpd_client_recipient_rate_limit = 500
No-one can send more messages than recipients.
As for the numbers, that is really not my call to make.