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Re: inline comments in map file

From: Victor Duchovni <Victor.Duchovni_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 15 2010 - 14:17:37 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 09:55:07AM -0400, pf at alt-ctrl-del.org wrote:

> Are inline comments in map files ok to use? Will they break anything?

There is no such thing as an in-line comment in a Postfix configuration
file. None are documented, and none exist.

> check_reverse_client_hostname_access...
> /sip\..*\.bellsouth.net$/ DUNNO #static.bellsouth address

The DUNNO action supports arbitrary trailing text. This is not a comment,
and no "#" is required. With other actions such text may be logged and/or
used in an error message to an SMTP client.

Access(5) Actions that are not built-in keywords, but are rather
restriction list components, can not be followed by explanatory text,
since the syntax supports multiple restriction components.

        example.com permit_auth_destination, reject

-- Viktor.