bounced message (postfix)

This is the Postfix program at host xxxxxx.

I'm sorry to have to inform you that the message returned below could not be delivered to one or more destinations.

For further assistance, please send mail to

If you do so, please include this problem report. You can delete your own text from the message returned below.

                  The Postfix program

: host[] said: 550 5.7.1 Message
    content rejected, UBE, id=07470-03-4 (in reply to end of DATA command)

a client of mine is receiving those messages randomly... just now starting to happen.  what could be causing this, he says it's just in normal everyday emails too.  where is the 07470-04-4 email saved so i can look at it?

postfix, spamassassin, amavis, squirrel, gentoo

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NickUAAuthor Commented:
okay, i did some changes in the amavisd.conf file - do i need to recompile it or reset the server or what (newbie)?  Also, do you know where that message would be stored so i can go read it and make sure any things i changed would apply to it and allow it in future?

you need to restart the amavis server
/etc/init.d/amavisd restart i think

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NickUAAuthor Commented:
is there a way i can see any details (in a log somewhere??) about the message that was rejected earlier?  i have the messageid?

mmmm yep you can read the log in /var/log but i dont know where the message save it.
NickUAAuthor Commented:
which log file is it?  i'll google and see if i can find where the message store is.

  Postfix uses the standard syslog "mail" facility. Check your /etc/syslog.conf to see where it is logged.
Usually at /var/log/mail.log.

  Besides, "postconf syslog_facility syslog_name" can give you some clues on what to look for.


hi NickUA ,

            There is  a  default  mailbox size  parameter  in /etc/postfix/  
   called mailbox_size_limit   it is by default  approx 50MB per user mailbox !  

  Just edit  and add  mailbox_size_limit = 0   this will allow  your  mailbox size to unlimited space !

        For just  check  go to users mailbox stored in mailserver  and  check size  it will be 49.xx MB approx

          Hope this will solve  your problem !
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