Configuring SpamAssassin with Mailscanner

Julian Field jkf at
Sat May 11 09:27:58 IST 2002

At 22:00 10/05/2002, you wrote:
>Does SA read the same conf files when called by MailScanner? For example,
>if I add "defang_mime 0" to /etc/mail/spamassassin/ , will that
>setting be taken into account by SA?

Yes, but as MailScanner doesn't use the version of the mail message
produced by SA, this particular option will have no effect. However, adding
things like "iskip_rbl_checks 1" to /.spamassassin/user_prefs is useful.

Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
jkf at         Dept. of Electronics & Computer Science
Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
                             Southampton SO17 1BJ

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