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Old 16th September 2010, 12:08
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Question Mail function to detect spam for PHP question

I am soo greatful for this tutorial here:

http://www.howtoforge.com/how-to-log...tect-form-spam

But, is there anyway of making the function itself in /usr/local/bin to make the log file run as root and not apache?

This would allow me to put it into the /var/log folder.

Quote:
#!/usr/bin/php
<?php

/**
This script is a sendmail wrapper for php to log calls of the php mail() function.
Author: Till Brehm, www.ispconfig.org
(Hopefully) secured by David Goodwin <david @ _palepurple_.co.uk>
*/

$sendmail_bin = '/usr/sbin/sendmail';
$logfile = '/tmp/mail_php.log';

//* Get the email content
$logline = '';
$pointer = fopen('php://stdin', 'r');

while ($line = fgets($pointer)) {
if(preg_match('/^to:/i', $line) || preg_match('/^from:/i', $line)) {
$logline .= trim($line).' ';
}
$mail .= $line;
}

//* compose the sendmail command
$command = 'echo ' . escapeshellarg($mail) . ' | '.$sendmail_bin.' -t -i';
for ($i = 1; $i < $_SERVER['argc']; $i++) {
$command .= escapeshellarg($_SERVER['argv'][$i]).' ';
}



//* Write the log
file_put_contents($logfile, date('Y-m-d H:i:s') . ' ' . $_ENV['PWD'] . ' ' . $logline, FILE_APPEND);
//* Execute the command
return shell_exec($command);
?>


Thats the shell script for it anyways.

Thanks in advance,
Jeremy
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