Solaris 10 What's New

MILTER, sendmail's New Mail Filter API

The feature is new in the Solaris Express 4/04 release.

MILTER, sendmail's new mail filter API, permits third-party programs to access mail messages as they are being processed in order to filter meta-information and content. This functionality, introduced in the Solaris 10 3/05 release, requires the following:

Thus, with the Solaris 10 3/05 release, the user can build the filter and configure sendmail to use it.

For further information about sendmail, see System Administration Guide: Network Services.