parse and load file of spammer
spamd-setup utility sends blacklist
data to spamd(8), as well as configuring mail rejection messages for
spamd-setup is run in blacklist only
mode, it also sends blacklist data to the
table <spamd>. The
<spamd> table must then be used in conjunction
with a pf(4) redirection rule to selectively redirect mail connections to
The options are as follows:
- Blacklisting only mode. Blacklist data is normally stored only in
spamd(8). With this flag, data is stored in both
spamd(8) and pf(4). Use this flag if
spamd(8) is running with the
- Daemonize; run
spamd-setupin the background.
- Debug mode reports a few pieces of information.
- Dry-run mode. No data is shipped.
Lists are specified in the configuration file /etc/mail/spamd.conf and are processed in the order specified in the all tag. Output is concatenated and sent to a running spamd(8). Addresses are sent along with the message spamd will give on mail rejection when a matching client connects. The configuration port for spamd(8) is found from services(5), by looking for the named service spamd-cfg.
spamd-setup reads all configuration
information from the
pf.conf(5), services(5), spamd.conf(5), spamd(8)
Blacklists removed from /etc/mail/spamd.conf are not automatically removed from the running spamd(8). If an entry is removed from /etc/mail/spamd.conf that is currently in use, it is necessary to restart spamd(8). This applies only to blacklists that are removed entirely, not those that are simply modified.