Re: How to simulate procmail
Zhiliang Hu <hu <at> animalgenome.org>
2009-09-01 13:38:24 GMT
On Tue, 1 Sep 2009, Olivier Nicole wrote:
> Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 08:25:35 +0700 (ICT)
> From: Olivier Nicole <Olivier.Nicole <at> cs.ait.ac.th>
> To: kremels <at> kreme.com
> Cc: procmail <at> lists.RWTH-Aachen.de
> Subject: Re: How to simulate procmail
>> The user's .procmailrc is irrelevant, deposit the mail directly into
>> their maildir into a folder named SYSTEM_ALERT or something like that.
>> If they are overquota, they must be storing mail on your server, so
>> you don't care where they forward to.
> If they have a procmail receipt to forward all their mail to, let's
> say a gmail account, they will never read mail on my local server, so
> they will never see the alert.
> I need to deliver the alert in the mailbox they are actually reading.
Put the message into the user's login prompt will be more practical.
A message to alert the user when the quota is 90% full would be more
Automated emails, especially email from 'root', 'admin', could be easliy
lost along with spam mails therefore would never reach the user.