[Gllug] Rejecting mail at backup MX

Jack Bertram jack at jbertram.net
Tue Feb 10 13:58:44 UTC 2004

* Jason Clifford <jason at ukpost.com> [040210 13:53]:
> My experience is that there are only two types of connection made to a 
> backup MX while the primary is available:
> 1. the vast majority are spam.

Agreed. This is my problem - my backup MX server is thrashing (ish)
around trying to deliver spam to my primary server which rejects it; my
backup server then tries to deliver bounce messages back to the
spammers, which, of course, don't accept them... 

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