EXIM - append advert

Gordon Messmer yinyang at eburg.com
Wed Jul 30 17:21:34 UTC 2008

Alan Cox wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Jul 2008 09:53:37 +0100
> Gary Stainburn <gary.stainburn at ringways.co.uk> wrote:
>> Hi folks.
>> I've been asked to add a gif containing an advert to all outgoing emails.
>> Anyone got any ideas how to do this using Exim?
> Its not doable. You can botch it but it will cause badness. Technically
> it doesn't work out sanely

That's silly.  Of course it's doable.  MIME allows nesting, so there's 
no reason to modify MIME parts.

I wrote a filter for the Courier mail server that does this, on a 
customer's behalf:

Not that I *like* adding signatures.  I think it's a bad practice that 
people abuse, mostly to add disclaimers or demands that have no legal 
backing.  I'm just saying that it's possible to do this and not break 

More information about the users mailing list