Subject: Re: spamd (was Re: CVS commit: src/etc)
To: Jim Wise <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/11/2005 16:52:41
On Mon, 11 Apr 2005, Jim Wise wrote:

> I've just done this.  spamd is now pfspamd.  spamdb is now pfspamdb.
> spamd-setup is now pfspamd-setup.  There _were_ no changes required to
> the code.  Period.
> Tomorrow morning, I will be committing changes to pfspamd to use
> /etc/pfspamd.conf and /var/chroot/pfspamd, and to rename spamlogd to
> pfspamlogd, for consistency.  This requires two lines of
> changed code under src/dist/pf.  If you would like, I hereby volunteer
> to resolve any and all conflicts which spring up in those two lines.

I also don't like the name spamd. But others suggested that spamd is more
than just for "pf". As far as I know, it can be used via inetd too. And
also another suggested tarpitd as the name.

What about tarpitd?

mail-tarpitd? mailtarpitd?




Just trying to brainstorm for a good name ...

 Jeremy C. Reed

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