Work continues on the graylist
program. I'm working on the Postfix interface for my own domain, and
Smirk just mentioned a domain we can use to test the Sendmail interface. Smirk's domain is
perfect for testing because
- it's been around for twelve years;
- it was a heavily used domain (in terms of email) up to around
the turn of the century;
- it's not currently used for anything.
So the domain in question gets nothing but 100% spam (and a lot of it,
according to Smirk)—perfect for testing the filtering capability of a
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